Žanis Peiners signs with PAOK Thessaloniki
Latvian guard Žanis Peiners has signed contract with Greek basketball club PAOK Thessaloniki for 2016/2017 season.
The explosive 204 cm tall guard played last two seasons for BK Ventspils (Latvia), where he helped the team to win Latvian silver medals in 2015 and Latvian bronze medals in 2016. Before that he played for MBC Mykolaiv (Ukraine) and University of Latvia (Latvia). Žanis has been top scorer in regular season in Latvia (2013) and Ukraine (2014). He also debuted in the Latvian National team in 2015. Now Žanis will join PAOK Thessaloniki, which will also play in the FIBA Champions League regular season next season.