Alijevas and Masiulis joined Zalgiris

Rolandas AlijevasFinancial situation at Zalgiris is still tense but the club is set to make three new signings. Lithuanians Rolandas Alijevas and Tomas masiulis joined other players in training today. One more player should be signed from abroad.

Rolandas Alijevas (23, 192) played for Zalgiris B team in 2003 and won Lithuanian second division title. He continued his career in France, Switzerland and Russia. Alijevas comes from CSK VVS Samara, Russia. One of the most promising Lithuanian point guards should help to cover the absence of Willie Deane and Mantas Kalnietis.

Tomas Masiulis (33, 204) spent seven years in Zalgiris (1995-2002) including Euroleague tiltle in 1999. He spent last six season in Poland playing for Prokom Sopot. Paulius Jankunas's injury forced Zalgiris to look for his replacement.

The third player will be foreigner. He will be a guard.

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