Nikoloz Tskitishvili, number 5 in NBA draft in 2002, plays this year in Panionios in Greece after a good season in Fuenlabrada in ACB League, averaging 8,3 points and 4,1 rebounds and very near to go to playoffs. Plays the Euroleague in the future is his objective.
What do you think about this first weeks in this season?
Well,it has been pretty good, new experience in my life. This is my first time playing in Greece. Very interesting league and i'm happy that last week was successful for us with the game.
What do you expect this season as the team you play?
Our expectation is to reach the play-offs and plus to be in the number 3. That is real i hope. I'm going to be in this team next year also and playing Euro league.
What do you expect at this season for yourself?
Expect to have one of the best season in my career and to have a good oppurtunity to have better future through my career.
What would you say are your greatest virtues as a player?
I wouldn't say that i'm using my 100 % of my talent and skills, but i'm working hard to get that 100 %.
And what do you think that you must to improve?
To have more consistency whitch I have done better job at it last couple years.
What has been the best game in your career?
It was in 2005 in USA, NBA Summer League games, when I scored average 26 points and close to 10 rebounds. I think I'm still holding the record.
I just wish to have a great basketball career, plus to be healthy to complete this.