Petrusev continues his career in the Euroleague champion!
Now, the former center of Mega Basket, Filip Petrusev, will continue his career in the team of Anadolu Efes, after he signed a contract with the Euroleague champion. After a great season, Petrusev was selected as the only basketball player from the ABA league in this year’s draft as the 50th pick by Philadelphia.
Filip Petrusev was born on April 15, 2000 in Belgrade, he is 211 centimeters tall and plays in the center position. He came to Mega last summer from the ranks of Gonzaga, where he had spent two years before that. He has a great season behind him, where he received three awards in the ABA league, MVP award, the best scorer and for the biggest prospect. In the regional league, he averaged 23.7 points, 7.6 rebounds with an average index of 28. In the Super League, Mega reached the finals, and Petrusev averaged 15.8 points and 6.9 rebounds with a great percentage of shots for three points, 54.2%.
In the meantime, Petrusev made his debut for the A national team of Serbia, where he averaged 18.5 points and 5.6 rebounds per game in the qualifications for the Eurobasket and the Olympic Games.
Thank you for everything and good luck Filip!
Photo: Mega Basket/Ivica Veselinov