Another Lithuanian, 29-year-old power forward Saulius Kulvietis, joins Rytas Vilnius. Kulvietis signed a two-year contract. A player who grew up in the capital’s basketball pyramid. S. Kulvietis started his professional career in Perlas Vilnius club.
The basketball player was happy to return to Vilnius.
"I am glad that after a ten-year break I will return to Vilnius and this time I will defend the honor of the strongest team in the capital. Rytas always has a big goals, so I really hope that I will play strong and together we will achieve great victories," said S. Kulvietis.
Last season Kulvietis played in JDA Dijon and in the FIBA Champions League scored 7.3 points and 2.5 rebounds.