Lietuvos Rytas gets Radosevic on loan

Jun 29, 2012 by Print
Leon Radosevic - EA7 Emporio Armani MilanLietuvos Rytas added size and promising talent for the upcoming season by getting big man Leon Radosevic on loan from EA7 - Emporio Armani Milano. Radosevic (2.08 meters, 22 years old) averaged 3.5 points and 1.3 rebounds in 14 Turkish Airlines Euroleague games with Milan last season. He helped his team to make it to the Euroleague Top 16 and the Italian League finals. Radosevic arrived in Milan from boyhood club Cibona Zagreb. He recorded the 12th-best performance index rating in the 2010-11 Turkish Airlines Euroleague Regular Season with 12.9 points and 6.3 rebounds on average over nine games. He ranked eighth among all Euroleague players in rebounding and in minutes per game (32:39), while making 51.1% of his two-point shots and 81.5% of his free throws. Radosevic made his Euroleague debut with Cibona as an 18-year-old in 2009-10, when he put up 3.8 points and 3 rebounds on average over 16 games. He has won a Croatian League title with Cibona and a bronze medal from the 2009 World U-19 Championships with the Croatian national team.