UNICS Kazan brought in its first new player, none other than forward Dmitri Uzinskii, who signed a one-year contract with an option for another season, the club announced Thursday. Uzinskii (2.00 meters, 25 years old) arrives from Nizhny Novgorod, where he averaged 6.4 points on 40% three-point shooting and 3.2 rebounds in 22 VTB League games this season. He started his career with Spartak Primorie Vladivostok and also played for PSK Sakhalin Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk before joining Nizhny in 2016. Uzinskii made his 7DAYS EuroCup debut with Nizhny in the 2016-17 season, averaging 1.9 points in 9 games. he helped Nizhny reach the Russian Cup final in each of the last two seasons.