UNICS Kazan loaded its backcourt with high-scoring point guard Isaiah Canaan, the club announced Sunday. The deal is for one season with an option for a second year. Canaan (1.83 meters, 29 years old) spent most of last season with Stockton of the D-League, for which he averaged 21.4 points on 41.5% three-point shooting and 6.1 assists in 230 games. He began the season in China with Shandong. Canaan has spent most of his career in his native United States, including parts of six seasons in the NBA with Philadelphia, Houston, Chicago, Phoenix, Minnesota and Milwaukee. Canaan posted career averages of 8.1 points and 1.9 assists in 235 games. He has also suited up for Rio Grande Valley and Northern Arizona in the D-League. He will play in Europe for the first time with UNICS.