Pedro Martinez is the new head coach of Baskonia

2017-10-27T10:43:32+00:00 2017-10-27T10:47:59+00:00.

Evaggelos Papadimitriou

27/Oct/17 10:43

Baskonia announced a deal with Pedro Martinez and until 2019, he will be the head coach of the Spanish EuroLeague team.

By Eurohoops team /

Baskonia announced the hiring of Pedro Martinez as new head coach of the club till June 2019. Martinez will replace Pablo Prigioni.

The 56-years-old arrives from Valencia Basket, which with he won the Spanish League last season and also reached two more finals: the Spanish King’s Cup and the 7DAYS EuroCup. Martinez was also named Coach of the Year in the EuroCup.

Martinez already coached Baskonia during the 2005-06 season, so this will be his second stint on the Vitoria bench. With Martinez’s addition, Baskonia hopes to revert the disappointing results with which the team has started the season.