Just selected by the Philadelphia 76ers in 50th position of the 2021 NBA Draft, Filip Petrusev (2.11m, 21) is expected to continue his career in Europe by joining Anadolu Efes Istanbul for the 2021-2022 season, according to Sportando. After dominating in his first professional season with KK Mega Basket, finishing MVP of the ABA League, the five-star prospect is therefore preparing to compete in the EuroLeague.
Anadolu Efes Istanbul is expected to add Filip Petrusev, sources tell @Sportando
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Former teammate of Joel Ayayi at the Bulldogs de Gonzaga, between 2018 and 2020, the pivot had taken the direction of Serbia, his native country, where he made his law reign in the racket, notably finishing the regular season on a triple-double (28 points, 10 rebounds, 10 assists) against Podgorica. In 21 games, he was 23.6 points, 7.6 rebounds, 3.8 assists and 1.8 against for an average of 28.5 evaluation. He was also formidable during the Olympic qualifying tournament with Serbia despite the elimination of his team at the gates of the Olympics, posting an average of 19 evaluation in as many minutes of playing time.