Lietkabelis signs Gagic at center

Dec 06, 2020 by Eurocupbasketball.com Print
Lietkabelis signs Gagic at center

Lietkabelis Panevezys made a shakeup in its frontcourt by signing center Djordje Gagic for the rest of the season. He steps into the role vacated by Marin Maric, whose contract was terminated. Gagic (2.10 meters, 29 years old) reunites with Coach Nenad Canak, who coached him during the 2017-18 and 2018-19 seasons at Partizan Belgrade. Gagic will play in his fourth season in the EuroCup – two with Partizan and one with Enel Basket Brindisi. He has averaged 8.1 points and 4.7 rebounds in 34 games in that time. He also played two seasons with Partizan in the EuroLeague.

Gagic has also played for Crvena Zvezda Belgrade and Hemofarm Stada Vrsac in Serbia; Mornar Bar in Montenegro; Tenerife in Spain; Tsmoki Minsk in Belarus; Royal Hali Gaziantep, Yesilgiresun Belediye and Istanbul BB in Turkey; Aris Thessaloniki in Greece and Igokea in Bosnia and Herzegovina. He is a two-time Serbian League champion, won the Serbian Cup twice and the Adriatic League in 2013. Gagic has also been a member of the Serbian national team, with which he won a bronze medal at the 2013 World University Games.