UNICS hires North Macedonian player Dimitrijevic from Valencia
MOSCOW, AUGUST 3 – RIA Novosti. Nenad Dimitrievich, playmaker of the Spanish “Valencia” and the North Macedonia national team, moved to UNICS Kazan on loan, reported On the official website of the Russian basketball club.
The deal with the 24-year-old quarterback was calculated until the end of the 2022/23 season.
In June 2021, Dimitrijevic signed with Valencia. Dimitrievich averaged 9.6 points, 4.1 assists and 1.8 rebounds in 22 league games last season. He averaged 5.5 points and 3.9 assists in 10 Eurocup games.
Dimitrijevic has been playing for the North Macedonia national team since 2020. National team averages 19.5 points, 5.0 assists and 4.5 rebounds.
Last season, UNICS won the bronze medal in the VTB United League. Russian teams will not participate in the next Euroleague due to events in Ukraine. Last season UNICS, CSKA Moscow and Zenit St. Petersburg in the Euroleague, but in March the clubs were expelled from the championship and his results were annulled.