Week 2 MVP, 2004-05: Tanoka Beard, Zalgiris

Nov 12, 2004 by Euroleague.net Print
Tanoka Beard - ZalgirisAfter another center won the weekly MVP honor playing against him in the season opener, Tanoka Beard rejected any excuse-making. A week later, Beard let his actions speak for him when he lifted Zalgiris Kaunas to its first Group B victory, and earned the MVP award himself. Beard's index rating of 30 was based on a monster night in the paint, 19 points and 14 rebounds, plus 3 assists, 1 steal and 4 fouls drawn. Rebounders paced the other top individual performances.