Lithuanian clubs continue making headlines on the last day of 2010. Serbian giant Boban Marjanovic joined Zalgiris on loan from CSKA Moscow.
22-year-old 2.22m center singed a three-year contract with the Russian champions last summer but saw limited time on the court this season. CSKA hopes to see their player develop in Zalgiris.
Marjanovic averaged 4.2 points and 3.5 rebounds in Euroleague this season. He is expected to arrive in Kaunas on Monday. Zalgiris will the opportunity to retain the contract of Marjanovic for a longer period according to the contract.
As TalkBasket.net reported recently, Zalgiris is looking for a replacement for Mirza Begic whose future is uncertain after he has terminated his contract with the club.