Zalgiris kickstarts preseason with victory over VEF Riga

2020-08-31T19:27:50+00:00 2020-09-01T19:18:52+00:00.

Antigoni Zachari

31/Aug/20 19:27

Zalgiris played its first game in months and celebrated a victory against VEF

By Eurohoops team /

Zalgiris Kaunas returned to the court for the first time in months under the guidance of Martin Schiller and defeated VEF Riga 92-59 behind closed doors in the Zalgirio Arena.

Nigel Hayes and Marius Grigonis finished the game with 15 points, while Arturas Milaknis added 14 points as the first pre-season game rolled smoothly for the Kaunas side.

Zalgiris will continue its pre-season games in September, playing against Juventus Utena (September 4), Lietkabelis Panevezys (September 7) and in the “We’re Back Preseason Tour” against Panathinaikos (September 12) and Olimpia Milano/Alba (September 13).