Zalgiris announced the signings of two promising youngsters – Arturas Milaknis (22, 1.95m) and Sarunas Vasiliauskas (19, 1.89m). They both come from a newly formed Lithuanian Basketball League (LKL) teams Kaunas Triobet.
22-year-old Arturas Milaknis was a member of Zalgiris first team last season. Before that he played for Zalgiris second team. He didn't get much playing time in Zalgiris and made a decision to sign with the new team Kaunas Triobet last summer. This season Milaknis is averaging 15 points in both LKL and Baltic Basketball League (BBL).
Sarunas Vasiliauskas also started his career in Zalgiris second team. He made his LKL debut this season for Kaunas Triobet. His first year in Lithuanian top flight was successful so far. Vasiliauskas is scoring 13 points and giving 4 assists per game in LKL and BBL.