Darden leaves Zalgiris

Mar 11, 2013 by Euroleague.net Print
Darden leaves Zalgiris
Tremmell Darden - Zalgiris Kaunas - EB12_43393Zalgiris Kaunas announced Monday that forward Tremmell Darden has left the team with four games remaining in the Top 16. Darden, 31, was in his first season with Zalgiris and was second on the team in scoring and rebounds through 20 Euroleague games. The club said that Darden had exercised his right to unilaterally terminate his contract upon receiving an offer from another club. Darden was averaging 9.9 points and 3.9 rebounds while also leading Zalgiris in two-point (66.7%) and three-point accuracy (51.7%). He ranked fourth among all Euroleaguep players in true shooting percentage with 9.9 points against 15.7 attempted per game. Darden had made his Euroleague debut with Unicaja Malaga last season after seven previous seasons as a pro in Turkey, Belgium, Australia and France.