As announced by the club at noon on Friday, EA7 Emporio Armani Milan and forward Nicolo Melli reached an agreement to stay together one more year. Melli (2.05 meters, 23 years old) averaged 5.3 points and 4.3 rebounds last season in 27 Turkish Airlines Euroleague games, 20 of them as a starter. Melli arrived in Milan in 2010, but he finished that season in Scavolini. After that, he was back to Milan and has played three full seasons there, all of them with Euroleague participations. In the last season he became Italian League champion with the team and was also selected for the Italian All-Star Game. He is also a member of the Italian national team.