Rodions Kurucs: After three years, I’m finally enjoying playing basketball

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Antonis Stroggylakis

16/Dec/18 17:39

Rodions Kurucs got his first start with the Nets, helping his team beat the Wizards.

By Eurohoops team/

Brooklyn Nets forward Rodions Kurucs said that he’s enjoying playing basketball this season following the three years he spent with Barcelona.

“It was is amazing. I’m just preparing myself for every game,” Kurics said after notching a career-high 15 points plus six rebounds vs. the Washington Wizards. in his first start of the season that was combined with the fourth win in a row for the Nets. “I’m just enjoying it. I’m enjoying playing basketball. Finally, after three years not playing, I’m enjoying playing basketball. The guys have been helping me and I’m happy to help the team.”

Kurucs joined Barcelona in 2015 but spent most of his time with Barcelona B squad in Leb Oro (Second Division). Overall, he participated in three EuroLeague games and six ACB games (all in 2017-2018) in his three-year stint with the Blaugrana.