Efes Pilsen gets bigger with Mario Kasun

Aug 29, 2008 by Euroleague.net Print
Mario KasunJust two days after the player left his previous team, FC Barcelona, Efes Pilsen announced on Friday the addition of big man Mario Kasun (214, 28). Last season, Kasun played 21 Euroleague games with Barca, averaging 9.6 points and 3.9 rebounds in over 17 minutes per game. Kasun made his debut with KK Gorica of the Croatian second division during the 1997-98 season and then signed for KK Zrinjeva until in 2001, he moved to Germany to play with the Cologne 99ers. In the 2002 NBA Draft he was picked by the Los Angeles Clippers but he spent the 2002-03 and 2003-04 seasons in Germany again with the Skyliners of Frankfurt, taking the German title in the second year. After that, he made his NBA debut with the Orlando Magic but he moved back to Europe for the 2006-07 season to sign with FC Barcelona, where he stayed two seasons.