Rytas Vilnius center Marek Blazevic decided to leave the capital's club and play for another team next season. For this 18 year-old player Rytas club will get a buyout.
"We must respect this choice of M. Blazevic and his representatives. The contract provided for a buyout clause and the player took advantage of it. Marek was expected to play an important role next season. And we are sure that the best conditions for a young player to develop are in Rytas organization. We sincerely wish Marek success in his future career, as he is a young man of Vilnius basketball school," said Rolandas Jarutis, General Manager of Rytas.
Last season the center averaged 7.0 points and 3.3 rebounds in the Lithuanian Basketball League (LKL).