Axel Toupane returned to Europe for Zalgiris

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Aris Barkas

27/Jul/17 14:00

After a two season flirt with the NBA, Axel Toupane will play in the EuroLeague as a member of Zalgiris Kaunas.

By Eurohoops team/

The Lithuanian champs announced that the French forward signed a 1+1 deal with the club. From 2011 until 2015 Toupane played for Strasbourg and then he spend two seasons in the NBADL with the Raptors 905.

During those years he played also for Denver, Milwaukee, and New Orleans. So far the 25 years old swingman has won the French Cup and the French leaders Cup and was also named the NBA D-League most improved player of 2016.