PGE Turow Zgorzelec (TBL) tabbed 30-year old Ukrainian ex-international forward Denis Ikovlev (200-98kg-86, college: Nevada). He played most recently at Slask Wroclaw in Polish TBL league. Ikovlev managed to play in four leagues in two countries last year (!!!). In 17 TBL games he averaged 13.9ppg, 3.4rpg and 3.2apg. He also played 4 games in FIBA Europe Cup where he had very impressive stats: 16.5ppg, 3.8rpg, 2.3apg and 1.3spg. The other team Ikovlev played that season for was Steaua CSM EximBank Bucuresti in Liga Nationala in. In 11 games he had 8.6ppg, 3.0rpg and 1.9apg. He also played 9 games in Eurocup where he had 7.6ppg, 2.7rpg and 1.2apg.
Among other achievements Ikovlev's team made it to the Polish final in 2015. He received also Eurobasket.com Ukrainian Superleague All-Domestic Players Team award back in 2013. Ikovlev was a member of Ukrainian Senior National Team in 2013.
He has played also professionally for other Ukrainian teams like Budivelnyk, BC Odessa, Zaporizhya, Khimik and BC Donetsk.
Ikovlev attended University of Nevada until 2007 and it will be his tenth season in pro basketball.