The most effective shooters within the sport switched Turkish Airways EuroLeague groups with CSKA Moscow saying the signing of Marius Grigonis to a three-year contract. Grigonis (1.98 meters, 27 years previous) arrives from Zalgiris Kaunas, the place he averaged 13.4 factors on 45.6% three-point taking pictures and three.3 assists in 34 EuroLeague video games final season.
In three seasons with Zalgiris, Grigonis helped his workforce win three Lithuanian League championships and a pair of Lithuanian Cups and to an look within the EuroLeague Playoffs in 2019. In 78 EuroLeague profession video games with Zalgiris, Grigonis has averaged 11.1 factors. He ranks twenty first all-time in three-point taking pictures (44.1%) and second general in free throw share (92.8%) behind solely Nando De Colo (94.0%).
Grigonis began his profession with Zalgiris’s youth groups and in addition performed for Huesca, Manresa and Tenerife in Spain, in addition to for ALBA Berlin in Germany. He helped Tenerife win the BCL title in 2017 whereas incomes closing 4 MVP honors. Grigonis can also be a member of the Lithuanian nationwide workforce.
“I am actually excited to be a part of CSKA. CSKA has been the most effective organizations through the years and has gained many championships, in order an athlete, to have the ability to play for this membership is an enormous achievement for me,” Grigonis stated after the announcement. “I am wanting ahead to assembly the CSKA household and displaying what I’m able to.”