Lokomotiv Kuban adds forward Balashov

Aug 25, 2014 by Eurocupbasketball.com Print
Lokomotiv Kuban adds forward Balashov
Nikita Balashov (photo: vtb league)

Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar added depth to its roster for its return to the Eurocup, announcing the deal with forward Nikita Balashov on Monday morning. Balashov (2.07 meters, 23 years old) arrives from Khimki Moscow Region where in 12 Eurocup games he averaged 1.5 points and 1.3 rebounds, while posting 2.7 points per game in the VTB United League. Young forward who grew up with Dynamo Moscow has previously also spent two seasons with Krasnye Krylia Samara in his native Russia.