60th NBA Draft pick to leave Panathinaikos for Bucks

2021-07-30 16:50
Credit: BasketNews.lt/D. Lukšta
Credit BasketNews.lt/D. Lukšta

Georgios Kalaitzakis was selected by the Milwaukee Bucks with the last pick of last night's NBA Draft. Regardless of being picked so low, Kalaitzakis will leave his current team, Panathinaikos OPAP Athens, to go overseas and join the current NBA champions, Stavros Barbarousis of Eurohoops reports.

The 22-year-old Greek swingman averaged 1.6 points over 4.4 minutes in the EuroLeague last season. Kalaitzakis accumulated 3.9 points in the Greek Basket League.

Kalaitzakis will be the third Greek player on the Bucks, next to Thanasis and Giannis Antetokounmpo.

Georgios Kalaitzakis

Georgios  Kalaitzakis
Position: SG
Age: 22
Height: 202 cm
Weight: 87 kg
Birth place: Greece

Current roster

Panathinaikos OPAP Athens

Position Player Status
PG TJ Bray Signed until 2022
PG/SG Nemanja Nedovic (story) Signed until 2023
PG/SG Kendrick Perry (story) Signed until 2022 +1
PG/SG Daryl Macon (story) Signed until 2022 +1
SG Nikos Diplaros Contract option +1
SG Lefteris Bochoridis (story) Signed until 2022
SF Howard Sant-Roos Contract option +1
SF Ioannis Papapetrou (story) Signed until 2023
SF Alpha Diallo (story) Signed until 2024
SF Leonidas Kaselakis (story)
Singed until 2022
PF Okaro White (story) Signed until 2022 + 1
PF Jehyve Floyd (story) Signed until 2022 + 1
C Georgios Papagiannis Contract option +1
C Zach Auguste Contract option +1
Coach Dimitris Priftis (story)
Expired contract Mario Hezonja (not coming back), Shelvin Mack, Aaron White (not coming back), Ben Bentil (story), Ian Vougioukas
Rumored to leave Georgios Kalaitzakis (story)
Interested Nigel Hayes (story)

See all the EuroLeague transfer market news here.

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