UNICS Kazan gave bolstered its frontcourt forward of its Turkish Airways EuroLeague return by signing energy ahead Will Thomas to a one-year deal, the membership introduced Wednesday. Thomas (2.03 meters, 35 years outdated) has spent the final two years with Zenit St Petersburg. Final season, he helped the workforce attain a historic EuroLeague Playoffs berth by beginning in every of the workforce’s 39 video games and averaging 9.3 factors on 60.3% two-point taking pictures, 4.9 rebounds and 1.4 assists. Thomas is a veteran of 144 appearances over 5 EuroLeague seasons, two with Unicaja Malaga and one with Valencia Basket. With the latter, he additionally received the 2019 7DAYS EuroCup title, incomes EuroCup Finals MVP honors. He additionally helped the workforce win a Spanish League title and reached the EuroCup Finals in 2017.
Thomas began his skilled profession with Belgacom Liege Basket of Belgium. Thomas additionally performed for Telenet Ostend of Belgium, Military Sport Klub Tbilisi of Georgia, Pinar Karsiyaka Izmir of Turkey and Sidigas Avellino of Italy. He helped Military Sport win the Georgian League title in 2012 and took Karsiyaka to the EuroChallenge title recreation in 2013.