Rytas Vilnius has bolstered its roster by signing experienced center Artsiom Parakhouski for the upcoming 7DAYS EuroCup Top 16, the club announced on Wednesday.
A. Parakhouski (2.11 meters, 31 years old) spent last season with Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv, averaging 7.6 points, 3.9 rebounds and 1.0 blocks in 30 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague games. He has 82 games' worth of EuroLeague experience with three teams, including UNICS Kazan and Nizhny Novgorod, with career averages of 10.4 points, 5.1 rebounds and 1.4 blocks.
He has played one season each for UNICS, Hapoel Jerusalem and VEF Riga in the EuroCup, as well, with averages of 10.1 points, 5.9 rebounds and 1.4 blocks over a total of 43 games. He led the EuroCup during the 2013-14 season for Hapoel with a 1.7-block average.