Zalgiris Kaunas announced the renewal of the contract of small forward Dainius Salenga(1.97-SF) for another season. Salenga has played for Zalgiris Kaunas throughout his career with 2 seasons in between (2005-2007) that he played for Girona. He will have to fill the gap that the absence of Maciulis has created and they're not easy shoes to fill.
Salenga made statements on the official website of Zalgiris saying that he is quite happy to continue his career in Zalgiris as he is quite familiar with the environment of the team and the people in it. He also said that he is very happy to play in front of all the fans of Zalgiris. He averaged 11.4 points 3.1 rebounds and 1.6 assists in 10 games in the Euroleague.