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The latest edition of EuroLeague Focus On features Fenerbahce center Joffrey Lauvergne.

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The 27-year-old French player returned to Europe after spending three years in the NBA (2015-2018) and explained why he chose to join the 2017 EuroLeague champions.

“I really enjoy being on this team, playing for this club. I like my teammates and I really like everything. When a game is over, I’m just waiting for the next one, because I enjoy it,” he mentioned.

Lauvergne has been averaging 8.5 points, 3.6 rebounds and 1.8 assists in the EuroLeague this season as well as 12.6 points in the Turkish Super Ligi.


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