Caja Laboral signs Bjelica for 2 years

Jul 26, 2011 by Euroleague.net Print
Milko Bjelica - Lietuvos RytasCaja Laboral signed forward Milko Bjelica to a two-year deal, the club announced Tuesday. Bjelica (2.07 meters, 27 years old) has been a double-digit Euroleague scorer over the past two seasons with Lietuvos Rytas in Lithuania. Last season he averaged 12.3 points and 4.7 rebounds in 16 Turkish Airlines Euroleague contests. He began his career Crvena Zvezda Belgrade and later spent a season each with Braunschweig and Cologne in Germany before joining Rytas in 2008. With Rytas, Bjelica won the 2009 Eurocup, two Lithuanian League titles, a Lithuanian Cup and the Baltic League crown. He is also a member of the Montenegrin national team.