Monday, February 28, 2011

Eric Hayes is Now in Lithuania

Eric Hayes (2006-10) was released by his Spanish team, Leche Rio Breogan Lugo, last week, and subsequently signed with Neptunas Klaipeda in Lithuania. From the team's press release (translation):
Neptunas Klaipeda has added the 23 year old, 193 cm tall, point guard Eric Hayes. Beginning tomorrow, the seaport town will have a basketball player who has signed a contract until the end of the season.

The American's 2010/11 season started in Spain in the second tier LEB Gold league with Lugo's "Leche Rio" Breogan team. With Breogan, Hayes averaged 22.3 minutes, 8.9 points, 2 assists, and 1.9 rebounds per game.


Anonymous said...

He is playing with a Dukie now? FREDTERP

Mike said...

Ha! David McClure... not one of the more memorable Dukies. Also, Shane Battier was recently traded to the Memphis Grizzlies to play with Greivis Vasquez.