Zalgiris officially adds Alex Perez

2019-07-09T09:47:16+00:00 2019-07-09T09:52:17+00:00.

Antonis Stroggylakis

09/Jul/19 09:47

Alex Perez joins Zalgiris Kaunas.

By Eurohoops team/

Zalgiris Kaunas announced the addition of Mexican/American point guard Alex Perez. The player signed a three-year (1+1+1) deal with the Lithuanian powerhouse.

“I’m really excited to be in the city and get to know my new teammates. I heard nothing but great things about the city and the organization. And the fans. For sure the best in EuroLeague,” Perez said to Zalgiris TV.

“I’m excited to play for a legendary coach. Really excited to learn from him,” Perez mentioned on Sarunas Jasikevicius.

Perez, 26, averaged 12.8 points, 3.4 rebounds and 5.1 assists in the 2018-2019 Basketball Champions League with Turkish side Banvit. With Zalgiris, he will make his EuroLeague debut.