publish 2 years ago.

SK Cherkasy Monkeys (Superleague) landed 27-year old center Oleksandr Kushnirov (210-105kg-92). played most recently at BK Dnipro (Superleague). In 28 games he averaged 5.7ppg, 3.4rpg and 1.0apg last season. He helped them to win the Supercup and make to league semifinals. Kushnirov also played 10 games in FIBA Europe Cup where he had 5.7ppg, 4.7rpg and 1.3apg.
The previous (17-18) season he played at MBC Mykolaiv. In 33 Superleague games he recorded 14.4ppg, 7.4rpg and 1.5apg. It was a very successful season in his career as he was selected to All-Ukrainian Superleague 2nd Team, All-Star Game and League Player of the Week.
Kushnirov was a member of Ukrainian U20 National Team between 2010 and 2012.
He has played also professionally in Latvia (Jurmala) and Lithuania (Palanga).