Rytas reels in young scorer Echodas

Aug 17, 2017 by Eurocupbasketball.com Print
Rytas reels in young scorer Echodas
A major young scoring talent is set for his 7DAYS EuroCup debut as Lietuvos Rytas on Thursday announced that forward Martynas Echodas has signed with the club for the next three seasons. Echodas (2.06 meters, 20 years old) arrives from fellow Lithanian club Siauliai, where he made his pro debut last season with averages of 10.9 points and 5.9 rebounds as a teenager. Echodas finished the season especially strong, with scoring performances of 25 and 38 points in his last two games. Previously, Echodas had been a junior with Zalgiris Kaunas and scored more than any player in the 2014-15 EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT, averaging 19.1 points over seven games.