Kenneth Faried joined CSKA Moscow on Saturday and made his first comments as a member of the Muscovites.

Faried shared his happiness for being part of the Russian powerhouse and called CSKA an ‘NBA-level club’.

“I am happy to be part of an NBA-level club in the Euroleague, such a significant organization as CSKA Moscow. I am glad that I can contribute, help achieve many goals together,” Faried said.

Kenneth Faried agreed to a two-month deal with CSKA Moscow, with an option to extend it for the remainder of the season.