VENE, SIIM-SANDER
Zalgiris Kaunas 3 Forward
Height: 2.02 Born: 12 November, 1990 Nationality: Estonia
EuroLeague 2015-16 STATISTICS
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
  G GS Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
Totals 20 1 241:56 65 21/35 6/20 5/6 10 22 32 14 8 3 3 1 37 10 62
Averages 20 1 12:05 3.3 60% 30% 83.3% 0.5 1.1 1.6 0.7 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.1 1.9 0.5 3.1
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
# Game Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
11 vs Laboral Kutxa Vitoria Gasteiz 11:50 2 1/2       1 1 1 1       1 1 4
12 at Brose Baskets Bamberg 10:59 2 1/3 0/1                   1 1 -1
13 at Real Madrid 14:06 10 2/2 2/3   1 1 2 1 1       3   10
14 vs Olympiacos Piraeus 10:03   0/1       3 3           2    
15 at Khimki Moscow Region 20:28 7 1/1 1/1 2/2 1 1 2 1 1       2 1 10
16 vs CSKA Moscow 20:12 7 2/3 1/3   1 1 2         1 1   4
17 at FC Barcelona Lassa 14:41   0/1 0/1     2 2   1       4 1 -2
18 at Laboral Kutxa Vitoria Gasteiz 4:57 3   1/1   1 1 2 1 1           7
19 vs Brose Baskets Bamberg 17:32 7 3/4   1/2 2 2 4 1 1 1     3 2 9
20 vs Real Madrid 18:15 8 4/5 0/1     2 2 1         4   5
21 at Olympiacos Piraeus 6:45           1 1               1
22 vs Khimki Moscow Region 5:25         1   1               1
23 at CSKA Moscow 8:52 2 1/1       1 1           2   1
24 * vs FC Barcelona Lassa 18:24 4 1/1   2/2 1 1 2 1 1 2 1   1 1 7
14 Totals 182:29 52 16/24 5/11 5/6 8 17 25 7 7 3 1 1 24 7 56
Average 13:02 3.7 66.7% 45.5% 83.3% 0.6 1.2 1.8 0.5 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.1 1.7 0.5 4
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
# Game Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
4 vs FC Barcelona Lassa 12:43 4 2/3 0/3     1 1 2         2   1
5 at Panathinaikos Athens 13:45 6 3/6 0/2   1 2 3 2 1       1 1 7
6 vs Stelmet Zielona Gora 5:25   0/1 0/1     2 2                
7 at Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar 12:23 3 0/1 1/2   1   1 3         3   2
9 at FC Barcelona Lassa 7:20                         4 1 -3
10 vs Panathinaikos Athens 7:51     0/1               2   3 1 -1
6 Totals 59:27 13 5/11 1/9 0/0 2 5 7 7 1 0 2 0 13 3 6
Average 9:54 2.2 45.5% 11.1% 0% 0.3 0.8 1.2 1.2 0.2 0 0.3 0 2.2 0.5 1
EuroLeague 2015-16 individual rankings
Top 16
  • #1 in Games Played (14)
  • #8 in 2-point % (66.7%)
  • #13 in True Shooting % (59.8%)
  • #13 in Field goal % (60%)
  • #19 in 3-point % (45.5%)
Index rating14 Real Madrid vs. Zalgiris Kaunas 4/10/2015
Points12 ALBA Berlin vs. Zalgiris Kaunas 3/4/2015
Offensive rebounds3 Real Madrid vs. Zalgiris Kaunas 4/10/2015
Defensive rebounds4 Zalgiris Kaunas vs. Strasbourg 10/31/2013
Total rebounds6 Zalgiris Kaunas vs. Strasbourg 10/31/2013
Assists3 Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar vs. Zalgiris Kaunas 11/27/2015
Steals3 ALBA Berlin vs. Zalgiris Kaunas 3/4/2015
Blocks2 Zalgiris Kaunas vs. Panathinaikos Athens 12/17/2015
Minutes28 ALBA Berlin vs. Zalgiris Kaunas 3/4/2015
Career Notes
  • Made his debut with Zalgiris-Sabonio mokykla Kaunas, NKL (Lithuania) during the 2006-07 season.
  • Played there also the 2007-08 championship.
  • Signed for the 2008-09 season by BC Kaunas Triobet.
  • Signed for the 2009-10 season by BC Zalgiris Kaunas.
  • Signed for the 2010-11 season by Aisciai Kaunas.
  • On December'10 moved to Germany, signed by EnBW Ludwigsburg.
  • Signed for the 2011-12 season by KK Baltai Kaunas.
  • On February'12 moved to Latvia, signed for the remainder of the season by VEF Riga.
  • Back to Lithuania for the 2012-13 season, signed by Rudupis Prienai.
  • Signed for the 2013-14 season by BC Zalgiris Kaunas.
  • Played there till the 2015-16 championship.
  • Moved to Russia for the 2016-17 season, signed by Nizhny Novgorod.
  • Moved to Italy for the 2017-18 season, signed by Pallacanestro Reggiana Reggio Emilia.
Miscellaneous
  • Won the 2011-12 Latvian National Championship with VEF Riga.
  • Won the 2014-15 and 2015-16 Lithuanian National Championship with BC Zalgiris Kaunas.
  • Won the 2013 Lithuanian National Cup with BC Rudupis Prienai.
  • Won the 2015 Lithuanian National Cup with Zalgiris Kaunas.
  • Won the 2010 Baltic League with BC Zalgiris Kaunas.
  • Has been member of the Estonian U-16, U-18 and U-20 National Team.
  • Played at the 2006 U-16 European ‘B' Championship.
  • Played at the 2007 European U-18 Championship.
  • Played at the 2007 U-20 European ‘B' Championship.
  • Member of the Estonian National Team.
  • Played at the 2015 European Championship.
Euroleague
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG % 3FG % FT % Reb St As Bl
2009-10 Zalgiris Kaunas 6 12 2 5/6 83.3 0/6 0 2/4 50 11 0 1 1
2013-14 Zalgiris Kaunas 5 15 3 5/11 45.5 1/2 50 2/2 100 13 1 3 1
2014-15 Zalgiris Kaunas 14 48 3.4 11/24 45.8 7/16 43.8 5/7 71.4 17 7 7 0
2015-16 Zalgiris Kaunas 20 65 3.3 21/35 60 6/20 30 5/6 83.3 32 8 14 3
Totals 45 140 3.1 42/76 55.3 14/44 31.8 14/19 73.7 73 16 25 5
Averages 45 140 3.1 42/76 55.3 14/44 31.8 14/19 73.7 1.6 0.4 0.6 0.1
Eurocup
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG % 3FG % FT % Reb St As Bl
2011-12 VEF Riga 2 4 2 0/2 0 1/6 16.7 1/2 50 3 0 0 0
2012-13 Prienai Rudupis 6 64 10.7 18/38 47.4 6/22 27.3 10/14 71.4 31 4 7 1
2016-17 Nizhny Novgorod 14 148 10.6 44/85 51.8 16/43 37.2 12/16 75 55 11 26 1
Totals 22 216 9.8 62/125 49.6 23/71 32.4 23/32 71.9 89 15 33 2
Averages 22 216 9.8 62/125 49.6 23/71 32.4 23/32 71.9 4 0.7 1.5 0.1
U18
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG % 3FG % FT % Reb St As Bl
2006-07 U18 ZALGIRIS KAUNAS 2 8 4 1/3 33.3 2/3 66.7 0/0 0 1 0 1 0
2007-08 ZALGIRIS KAUNAS 2 14 7 5/16 31.3 1/10 10 1/2 50 15 5 2 0
Totals 4 22 5.5 6/19 31.6 3/13 23.1 1/2 50 16 5 3 0
Averages 4 22 5.5 6/19 31.6 3/13 23.1 1/2 50 4 1.3 0.8 0
Career Stats
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Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG
M-A
% 3FG
M-A
% FT
M-A
% Reb St As Bl
2008/09  Triobet 14 77 5,5 19/40 47,5 9/45 20 12/18 66,7 42 15 14 7
2009/10  Zalgiris 12 39 3,3 11/21 52,4 4/13 30,8 5/8 62,5 36 8 9 3
2010/11  Aisciai 2 25 12,5 6/15 40 4/12 33,3 1/4 25 10 1 4 0
 Ludwigsburg 19 85 4,5 12/27 44,4 19/55 34,5 4/5 80 2 8 12 4
2011/12  Kaunas 12 142 11,8 25/56 44,6 28/63 44,4 8/12 66,7 57 15 12 1
 VEF Riga 5 33 6,6 8/20 40 5/13 38,5 2/4 50 23 3 6 1
2012/13  Rudupis 25 297 11.9 104/167 62.3 16/71 22.5 41/53 77.4 142 34 64 19
2013/14  Zalgiris 5 12 2.4 5/14 35.7 0/2 0.0 2/2 100.0 14 2 5 0
2014/15  Zalgiris 45 243 5.4 79/141 56.0 16/47 34.0 37/44 84.1 129 29 41 14
2015/16  Zalgiris 43 186 4.3 65/111 58.6 10/35 28.6 26/33 78.8 123 23 28 8
2016/17  Nizhny Novgorod 24 249 10.4 64/121 52.9 30/89 33.7 31/41 75.6 65 11 48 4