Olympiacos is in energetic negotiations with Zalgiris Kaunas over the potential acquisition of Naz Mitrou-Lengthy, in response to Eurohoops.
The 30-year-old guard, who joined Zalgiris from Olimpia Milano this summer time, is in search of a extra outstanding position, making him a viable goal for Olympiacos.
Mitrou-Lengthy’s tenure with Zalgiris has seen restricted taking part in time, averaging round 10 minutes per sport and contributing 4.1 factors.
Reportedly, Zalgiris is open to releasing him, however a possible buyout is on the desk to safe compensation from Olympiacos.
Mitrou-Lengthy is predicted to obtain his Greek passport quickly, which might make him a home participant for Olympiacos.
This transfer echoes Olympiacos’ earlier signing of Ignas Brazdeikis from Zalgiris initially of the season. Whereas Zalgiris obtained a buyout for Brazdeikis, they’ve but to make any additions to interchange him.
Olympiacos and Zalgiris are scheduled to face off in EuroLeague this Friday in Pireaus. The Greek powerhouse at the moment holds the seventh spot with a 5-4 document, whereas the Lithuanian champions sit at twelfth with a 4-5 document.