For two years in a row, Vasilije Micic has been the EuroLeague Final Four MVP — much like the NBA Finals MVP — main Turkish membership Anadolu Efes to back-to-back EuroLeague championships (taking part in in a backcourt with former NBAer Shane Larkin).
Now the 6’5″ Serbian combo guard needs to return to the NBA — however not play for the Thunder, who each have a crowded backcourt and personal his draft rights. The Thunder and Micic’s individuals are engaged on a commerce to get him to a spot he needs to play, studies Donatas Urbonas of BasketNews (hat tip Real GM).
Micic instructed Urbonas beforehand he was open to coming to the NBA, “If this option comes out, I would be ready to risk (it).”
Sam Hinkie of the 76ers drafted Micic within the second spherical (52nd decide) again in 2014, however later traded these draft rights to the Thunder. However, OKC already has Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, Josh Giddey, and Tre Mann within the backcourt and are constructing towards the long run. At age 28 and a confirmed winner, Micic is searching for a special scenario.
Don’t be shocked if Micic is taking part in someplace within the NBA subsequent season.
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Report: Two-time EuroLeague Finals MVP Vasilije Micic needs to return to NBA initially appeared on NBCSports.com