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Rodions Kurucs

FORWARD

Rodions Kurucs is one of the most promising forwards in European basketball

Rodions Kurucs is officially part of the first team for the 2017/18 season. The Latvian forward made his official debut for Barça Lassa in the Euroleague against Red Star in the 2016/17 season. In that game, he scored two points and showed his physical ability.

Kurucs came through the academy at VEF Riga and starred in various youth tournaments. Since his arrival at FC Barcelona in the summer of 2015, he has progressed considerably and was chosen for the best team of the Adidas Next Generation Tournament.

Technical profile

He is a forward with great physical attributes and a great long-range shot. Kuruk can help with rebounding, has a good understanding of the game and he can fill in as a power forward if needed.

Honours

With FCB
Titles Amount Seasons
Copa del Rey 1 2017/18
Catalan league 1 2017/18