BC Kyiv (Superleague) signed 28-year old American power forward Greg Mangano (208-109kg-89, college: Yale, agency: Octagon Europe). He played last season at Karhu Kauhajoki in Finnish Korisliiga. In 40 games he had very impressive stats: 17.0ppg, 8.7rpg and 1.3apg. Mangano helped them to win the league title despite they ended the regular season at the second place.
The most of previous (2016-17) season he spent at Sendai 89ers (B League) in league where in 26 games he recorded 10.3ppg and 8.8rpg. Mangano also played for Al Naser (D1) in UAE league. In 26 games he averaged 10.3ppg and 8.8rpg.
The list of the past achievements is quite long as among others he was voted Eurobasket.com All-Finnish Korisliiga 2nd Team back in 2015.
Mangano represented USA at the World University Games in Shenzhen (China) seven years ago. His stats at that event were 5 games: 3.8ppg, 3.6rpg, 1.0bpg.
Mangano is quite experienced player. He has played in five different countries on three different continents (Europe, Asia and of course North America). Mangano has played previously professionally in Belgium (Kangoeroes), Germany (ratiopharm Ulm), Romania (Steaua CSM EximBank Bucuresti), Spain (Lleida Basquet) and Turkey.
He attended Yale University until 2012 and it will be his seventh season as a professional player.