Tuesday, July 14, 2009

Efes Pilsen announced Bostjan Nachbar

Efes Pilsen announced via their official website the signing of Bostjan Nachbar(2.06-SF/PF) the slovenian forward, previously of Dynamo Moscow. The deal is for one season. The general manager of Efes Pilsen, Engin Özerhun, said that that Nachbar is a great player and that his combined NBA and Europe experience will help Efes Pilsen greatly in the next season.

Nachbar started his career in KK Maribor and moved on to the young team of Olimpia Lubljana where he played until 2000. He also played for Benetton Treviso, Houston, New Orleans, New Jersey and his last team was that of Dynamo Moscow. As a player of Dynamo this season, he averaged 16.2 points 4.5 rebounds and 1.8 assists in 24 games of the Russian Superleague and 16.1 points 4.8 rebounds and 2.2 assists in 16 games of the EuroCup.