Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar announced the signing of combo-guard Darius Thompson on Thursday. Thompson (1.93 meters, 26 years old) arrives from Happy Casa Brindisi of Italy, where he spent the past two seasons. He was named to the All-Basketball Champions League second team last season after averaging 12.1 points and 5.3 assists in 12 games. Thompson made his professional debut with ZZ Leiden in 2018-19 and was named the MVP of the Dutch League. Before that Thompson played college basketball at the University of Tennessee, University of Virginia and Western Kentucky University.