SATO, ROMAIN
Montepaschi Siena 10 Forward
Height: 1.95 Born: 2 March, 1981 Nationality: Central African Republic
EuroLeague 2008-09 STATISTICS
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
  G GS Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
Totals 20 19 516:21 202 47/95 20/50 48/59 33 44 77 13 35 21 2 9 58 64 216
Averages 20 19 25:49 10.1 49.5% 40% 81.4% 1.6 2.2 3.9 0.7 1.8 1.1 0.1 0.5 2.9 3.2 10.8
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
# Game Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
17 * at Panathinaikos 34:36 29 7/10 2/3 9/11 3 6 9 2 2 1   1 4 10 40
18 * at Panathinaikos 26:55 4 1/3 0/2 2/2 2 2 4 1   1   1 3 1 1
19 * vs Panathinaikos 21:31 2 1/4 0/2 0/1   2 2   2     1   2 1
20 * vs Panathinaikos 32:59 5 2/7 0/2 1/2 6 1 7 1 2 1   2 4 4 4
4 Totals 116:01 40 11/24 2/9 12/16 11 11 22 4 6 3 0 5 11 17 46
Average 29:00 10 45.8% 22.2% 75% 2.8 2.8 5.5 1 1.5 0.8 0 1.3 2.8 4.3 11.5
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
# Game Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
11 * at Cibona 23:30 9 2/4 0/2 5/6 2 2 4 1 1 2     5 4 7
12 * vs Fenerbahce Ulker 28:33 12 1/1 3/3 1/2 1 2 3   1 1     3 1 12
13 * vs CSKA Moscow 30:38 5 1/4 1/3   3 3 6 1 3 1   1 4 2 6
14 * at CSKA Moscow 24:00 11 3/5 1/1 2/3   2 2 1 1       4 4 12
15 * vs Cibona 22:34 9 1/2 2/3 1/1 1 3 4   1     1 3 2 10
16 * at Fenerbahce Ulker 27:22 12 1/7 2/2 4/4 1 2 3 1 3 1       3 15
6 Totals 156:37 58 9/23 9/14 13/16 8 14 22 4 10 5 0 2 19 16 62
Average 26:06 9.69 39.1% 64.3% 81.3% 1.3 2.29 3.7 0.7 1.7 0.8 0 0.3 3.2 2.7 10.3
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
# Game Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
1 vs Asseco Prokom 19:44 9 3/3 0/1 3/4 2 2 4   1   1     4 17
2 * at Zalgiris 24:30 18 7/9 1/3 1/1 1 1 2 1 1 1     2 3 18
3 * vs Regal FC Barcelona 27:50 11 2/3 1/3 4/4 1 2 3   6   1   2 5 21
4 * at Panathinaikos 23:17 17 5/7 2/3 1/1 2 2 4 1 2 1   1 4 3 18
5 * vs SLUC Nancy 26:29 13 4/7 1/4 2/2 3 2 5 2 4 1     4 1 14
6 * at Asseco Prokom 25:39 4 1/1 0/3 2/2 1 2 3     3     2 2 1
7 * vs Zalgiris 21:56 11 1/3 2/3 3/4   3 3     4     4 5 7
8 * at Regal FC Barcelona 21:55 3 0/6 1/1     3 3   1     1 2   -2
9 * vs Panathinaikos 23:16 6 0/3 1/4 3/4 4 1 5 1 3 2     4 3 5
10 * at SLUC Nancy 29:07 12 4/6 0/2 4/5   1 1   1 1     4 5 9
10 Totals 243:43 104 27/48 9/27 23/27 14 19 33 5 19 13 2 2 28 31 108
Average 24:22 10.4 56.3% 33.3% 85.2% 1.4 1.9 3.3 0.5 1.9 1.3 0.2 0.2 2.8 3.1 10.8
EuroLeague 2008-09 individual rankings
This player is not ranked among the Top 25 in any category.
Career Notes
  • Played high-school basketball at Dayton Christian HS.
  • Played college basketball at Xavier (2000-2004).
  • Signed for the 2004-05 season sby San Antonio Spurs, did not play any game.
  • Moved to Italy for the 2005-06 season, signed by Aurora Jesi, in the Italian Legadue.
  • Moved to Spain on May'06, signed by FC Barcelona.
  • Back to Italy for the 2006-07 season, signed by Mens Sana Basket Siena.
  • Played there till the 2009-10 championship.
  • Moved to Greece for the 2010-11 season, signed by Panathinaikos Athens.
  • Played there also the 2011-12 championship.
  • Moved to Turkey for the 2012-13 season, signed by Fenerbahce Ulker Istanbul.
  • Moved to Spain for the 2013-14 season, signed by Valencia BC.
  • He's still playing there.
Miscellaneous
  • Won the 2011 EuroLeague with Panathinaikos Athens.
  • Won the 2014 EuroCup with Valencia BC.
  • Named the 2007-08 EuroLeague Week 12 MVP.
  • Named the 2008-09 EuroLeague Playoff Game-1 MVP.
  • Named the 2009-10 EuroLeague Week-3 MVP.
  • Named the 2009-10 EuroLeague Top 16 Week-6 MVP.
  • Won the 2006-07, 2007-08, 2008-09 and 2009-10 Italian National Championship with Mens Sana Basket Siena.
  • Won he 2010-11 Greek National Championship with Panathinaikos Athens.
  • Won the 2016-17 Spanish National Championship with Valencia BC.
  • Won the 2009 and 2010 Italian National Cup with Mens Sana Basket Siena.
  • Won the 2012 Greek National Cup with Panathinaikos Athens.
  • Won the 2013 Turkish National Cup with Fenerbahce Ulker Istanbul.
  • Won the 2007, 2008 and 2009 Italian Super Cup with Mens Sana Basket Siena.
  • Named the 2009-10 Italian League MVP.
  • Named to the 2001-02 All-Atlantic 10 2nd Team.
  • Named to the 2002-03 and 2003-04 All-Atlantic 10 1st Team.
  • Has been member of the Central African National Team.
  • Played at the 2001, 2003, and 2009 African Championship.
  • Led the 2009 African Championship in scoring (21.6 ppg.).
Euroleague
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG % 3FG % FT % Reb St As Bl
2007-08 Montepaschi Siena 23 266 11.6 67/136 49.3 25/72 34.7 57/78 73.1 112 42 22 3
2008-09 Montepaschi Siena 20 202 10.1 47/95 49.5 20/50 40 48/59 81.4 77 35 13 2
2009-10 Montepaschi Siena 16 218 13.6 51/95 53.7 19/48 39.6 59/69 85.5 84 24 21 0
2010-11 Panathinaikos Athens 21 189 9 40/95 42.1 19/49 38.8 52/64 81.3 82 15 24 3
2011-12 Panathinaikos Athens 23 164 7.1 38/85 44.7 17/49 34.7 37/52 71.2 108 15 22 9
2012-13 Fenerbahce Ulker Istanbul 23 169 7.3 45/103 43.7 15/44 34.1 34/42 81 96 15 31 3
2014-15 Valencia Basket 9 57 6.3 14/34 41.2 7/24 29.2 8/10 80 43 8 10 5
Totals 135 1265 9.4 302/643 47 122/336 36.3 295/374 78.9 602 154 143 25
Averages 135 1265 9.4 302/643 47 122/336 36.3 295/374 78.9 4.5 1.1 1.1 0.2
Eurocup
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG % 3FG % FT % Reb St As Bl
2006-07 Montepaschi 14 199 14.2 38/77 49.4 22/55 40 57/76 75 84 22 14 0
2013-14 Valencia Basket Club 24 222 9.3 61/117 52.1 19/59 32.2 43/54 79.6 130 23 24 4
2014-15 Valencia Basket 10 77 7.7 27/52 51.9 7/16 43.8 2/4 50 41 6 11 1
2015-16 Valencia Basket 13 61 4.7 18/35 51.4 4/15 26.7 13/16 81.3 28 7 9 1
2016-17 Valencia Basket 23 139 6 31/59 52.5 20/53 37.7 17/23 73.9 69 10 11 3
Totals 84 698 8.3 175/340 51.5 72/198 36.4 132/173 76.3 352 68 69 9
Averages 84 698 8.3 175/340 51.5 72/198 36.4 132/173 76.3 4.2 0.8 0.8 0.1
Career Stats
Other Competition                                                                                                                                                                                            
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG
M-A
% 3FG
M-A
% FT
M-A
% Reb St As Bl
2000/01  Xavier 29 309 10.7 30/72 41.7 65/174 37.4 54/74 73 156 25 40 10
2001/02  Xavier 32 514 16.1 83/159 52.2 83/200 41.5 99/144 68.8 212 30 58 21
2002/03  Xavier 32 579 18.1 98/196 50 84/247 34 131/162 80.9 227 32 74 8
2003/04  Xavier 37 603 16.3 104/228 45.6 75/215 34.9 170/205 82.9 297 47 87 5
2005/06  Jesi 26 665 25.6 146/279 52.3 53/167 31.7 214/259 82.6 195 45 28 6
 Barcelona 5 13 2.6 4/10 40 1/2 50 2/6 33.3 7 2 3 0
2006/07  MS Siena 44 573 13 138/253 54.5 52/150 34.7 141/184 76.6 281 57 43 7
2007/08  MS Siena 44 542 12.3 135/265 50.9 55/143 38.5 107/132 81.1 240 92 52 7
2008/09  MS Siena 39 493 12.6 110/174 63.2 59/123 48 96/124 77.4 195 68 56 7
2009/10  MS Siena 39 572 14.7 125/216 57.9 66/151 43.7 124/145 85.5 169 70 48 9
2010/11  Panathinaikos 34 296 8.7 87/156 55.8 22/57 38.6 56/74 75.7 93 31 31 5
2011/12  Panathinaikos 34 194 5.7 51/89 57.3 81/63 28.6 38/62 61.3 128 27 21 2
2012/13  Fenerbahce Ulker 30 194 6.5 58/109 53.2 11/49 22.4 45/53 84.9 99 13 33 3
2013/14  Valencia 41 470 11.5 121/249 48.6 58/119 48.7 54/71 76.1 249 33 45 7
2014/15  Valencia 39 270 6.9 67/143 46.9 29/77 37.7 49/60 81.7 119 29 40 12
2015/16  Valencia 32 151 4.7 45/107 42.1 13/36 36.1 22/30 73.3 107 15 16 8
2016/17  Valencia 41 240 5.9 55/120 45.8 32/87 36.8 34/40 85.0 106 22 17 5