Partizan signed a contract with Stephane Lasme (26 years, 203 cm), strong power-forward and a Gabon native. He comes to Belgrade after a short stint with Miami Heat. Lasme played 15 games for the Florida team in 2007/2008 season, averaging 5.5 points and 3.5 rebounds.
Lasme had a notable colllege career for UMass. In 2007. He recorded four triple-doubles and matched the achievements of Jason Kidd and Michael Anderson. Partizan coach Dusko Vujosevic believes Lasme will bring strength and athleticism in his back-court.
Black&whites recorded a big win on Saturday in Rhodes. They have beaten greek powerhouse Olympiacos (77:74), despite playing without Serbian NT members Uros Tripkovic, Milenko Tepic and Novica Velickovic.