Umana Venezia adds Hubalek to their roster - Dec 20, 2012
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Umana Reyer Venezia (SerieA) added to their roster 30-year old Czech center Jiri Hubalek (208-105kg-82, college: Iowa State, agency: Two Points). He already started the season at Nuovo Napoli (Lega2). In three games this season he had very impressive stats: 19.3ppg, 11.7rpg and 1.0spg. Part of last season Hubalek spent at Al Moutahed in Lebanese Division A. In only one game last year he recorded 10 points, 2 rebounds, 2 assists and 2 steals. He also played at Petrochimi in Iranian Superleague earlier that season. Hubalek was also voted Asia-Basket.com All-WABA League Honorable Mention in 2012. The previous (10-11) season Hubalek played at Banco di Sardegna Sassari. In 11 SerieA games that year he recorded 7.3ppg, 5.5rpg and 1.3spg. He won Italian Lega Due Play-Offs championship title in 2010. He represented Czech Republic at the Qualifications to European Championships 2009 four years ago. His stats at that event were 6 games: 7.5ppg, 3.0rpg, FGP: 54.5%, 3PT: 23.8%, FT: 66.7%. Hubalek has played previously professionally in Czech Republic (USK Praha). He attended Iowa State until 2008 and it will be his fifth season as a professional player.
Italian Serie B round 24 best performance: Daniele Grilli - 2 days ago
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Guard Daniele Grilli (191-G-87) had a great game in the last round for Barcellona, receiving a Eurobasket.com Serie B Player of the Week award for round 24. The 29-year old player was the main contributor (35 points, three rebounds and five assists) to his team's victory, helping them to beat Maddaloni (#16, 3-21) 86-75. Barcellona is placed at 4th position in their group in Italian Serie B. They would have been even better if they hadn't lost a few games earlier this season. Barcellona w... [