The georgian power forward 2'12, Nikoloz Tskitishvili, again donning the jersey of Alta Gestión Fuenlabrada, after doing so last season. Skita probably will debut this Sunday on the court of Gran Canaria.
After reaching an agreement to terminate his contract with Panionios, Nikoloz Tskitishvili is converted back into player Alta Gestión Fuenlabrada. For now, Tskitishvili will play at the club of Fuenlabrada until the end of the year 2009.
Nikoloz Tskitishvili is one of the top young Europeans who have been drafted in NBA history. So Nikoloz was number 5 draft pick by the Denver Nuggets in 2002 from the Italian Benetton Treviso.
Nikoloz Tskitishvili is one of the top young europeans players who had been drafted in the history of the NBA. So Nikoloz was number 5 of the draft by Denver Nuggets in 2002 from Benetton Treviso in Italy.
Tskitishvili "Skita" is a 2'12 power forward able to throw with a special skill and very good passing skills. He started to play basketball in Sukhumi in Georgia and from there everything went too fast for him, joining the Slovan Ljubljana in 1999 and until 2001, playing in Treviso in 2001-2002 and later going on to the NBA as one of the europeans with more projection.
In the NBA, began playing with the Denver Nuggets, but also debuted in regular league later with Golden State Warriors, Minnesota Timberwolves and Phoenix Suns. On his return to Europe, has played in the then Caja San Fernando (ACB) and Teramo (Italy Serie A) before he goes to Fuenlabrada. This season, he started in Panionios and now he has returned to Fuenlabrada.