SK Cherkasy Monkeys signs 26 years old Ukranian power forward Maks Adam Konate (202-PF-91).
He started this season at Budivelnyk Kyiv in Ukrainian Superleague. In 7 games he recorded 5.9ppg, 4.6rpg and 1.3spg this season.
The last season Konate played at Tartu Ulikool in Estonian Alexela KML where in 15 games he averaged 9.2ppg and 6.1rpg. He helped them to end the regular season as a second best team in the league. They also advanced to the league semifinals. Konate also played 6 games in Baltic League where he had 7.8ppg, 6.7rpg and 1.0apg.
Among other achievements Konate received Eurobasket.com All-Ukrainian Superleague 2nd Team award in 2017.
He was a member of Ukrainian U20 National Team back in 2010.
Konate has played also professionally in Belarus (BSEU-GrandPrint) and Russia (Krasny Oktyabr and Sakhalin).