Lietuvos Rytas inks teenage guard Pilauskas to long-term deal

Sep 17, 2015 by Eurocupbasketball.com Print
Lietuvos Rytas inks teenage guard Pilauskas to long-term deal
Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius made a move with an eye on the future by signing teenage playmaker Aistis Pilauskas to a long-term contract. Pilauskas (1.88 meters, 17 years old) is a product of the Sarunas Marciulionis Basketball Academy. He spent the summer helping Lithuania to the bronze medal at the European Under-18 Championships in Greece. Pilauskas averaged 5.3 points and 2.1 assists in nine games, including 11 points and 4 assists in the third-place game victory over Bosnia and Herzegovina.