Zenit promotes promotes forward Karvanen

Sep 19, 2020 by Euroleague.net Print
Zenit promotes promotes forward Karvanen

Zenit St Petersburg has added depth to its frontcourt by promoting forward Maxim Karvanen on a two-year contract. Karvanen (2.03 meters, 20 years old) is from the city and has grown up Zenit's youth system. In Division B of the FIBA 2019 Under-20 Championships, he averaged 11.7 points and 8.1 rebounds for Russia and reached the all-tournament team. In the VTB United Youth League, he posted 7.9 points and 4.3 rebounds for CSKA's juior team in 2018-19 and 9.1 and 6.1, respectively, for Zenit's juniors the season before, reaching that competition's all-star game.