Edgaras Zelionis signs with BC Liepāja/Triobet
The 1989-born and 207cm tall Lithuanian will join BC Liepāja/Triobet in August 2014 and in case of successful medical check he is expected to be one of the team leaders. Previously he played for Kazakhstan vice-champions Barsy Atyrau, Lithuaian club Prienu, as well as Ukrainian Superleague club Khimik. Last season with Barsy he averaged 12,8 ppg, 6,6 rpg, 1,1 apg, 1,1 spg and 1,3 bpg in the Baltic league and 10 ppg, 4,6 rpg, 1,5 apg, 0,9 spg and 1,0 bpg.
Edgaras chose to Liepāja due to several factors, which include the head coach, excellent infrastructure and possibility to advance his career further in order to play in even higher level European tournaments in future.