Fenerbahce Ulker lands shooter Giricek
by: Euroleague.net
August 20, 2008
Gordan Giricek - Fenerbahce Ulker Another former Euroleague star is returning home to Europe with the announcement on Tuesday that Fenerbahce Ulker has signed shooting star Gordan Giricek to a two-year contract. Giricek (199, 31) last played in the Euroleague for CSKA Moscow in 2001-02, finishing second that season in scoring behind the late Alphonso Ford. Since 2002-03, Giricek has played for five NBA teams - Memphis, Orlando, Utah Philadelphia and Phoenix - in six seasons, averaging 9.6 points in 23 minutes per game over the years. He was a double-digit scorer in his first two full NBA seasons and ranks fifth for the most points, 29, in his debut game in the league. Fenerbahce becomes Giricek's third Euroleague team. Previous to his single season at CSKA, Giricek played several years in his native Croatia for Cibona Zagreb. Giricek helped shoot Cibona to five straight Croatian League titles between 1997 and 2001.
PrintPrint Send to a FriendSend to a Friend ShareShare

Special Features

Blogs
Taylor Rochestie - Nizhny Novgorod - EB14_62243
Playmaker Taylor Rochestie of Nizhny Novgorod is fully aware that dreams come true. MORE
Blogs
Blog - Bruno Cerella
Bruno Cerella made his Turkish Airlines Euroleague debut last season by helping EA7 Emporio Armani Milan reach the... MORE
Interviews
Deividas Gailius - Neptunas Klaipeda - EB14_61914
Neptunas Klaipeda has been one of the most pleasant surprises in the 2014-15 Turkish Airlines Euroleague. The... MORE