EA7 Emporio Armani Milan added valuable experience to its roster by inking small forward Krunoslav Simon to a one-year deal on Wednesday with an option to stay for another season.
Simon (1.97 meters, 29 years old) arrives from Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar, where he played for the last two seasons. He averaged 12.8 points, 3.9 rebounds and 3.1 assists in 16 Eurocup games last season. Simon has already worked with Milan head coach Jasmin Repesa in the Croatian national team and also in Unicaja Malaga, averaging 10 points in 22 Turkish Airlines Euroleague games in the 2012-13 season.
Simon has also played for Zagreb, where he started his career and stayed there over a decade, helping it win the Croatian League title in 2011 and lifting the Croatian Cup trophy in 2008, 2010 and 2011. Simon is also a regular member of the Croatian national team.