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Estudiantes add Laprovittola to their roster

January 06, 11:00

Movil Estudiantes (Liga Endesa) added to their roster 25-year old Argentinian international point guard Nicolas Laprovittola (193-90). He started the season at Lietuvos Rytas in Lithuanian LKL league.

 

In 16 games he recorded 10.9ppg, 2.3rpg, 4.0apg and 1.3spg this season. Laprovittola also played 10 games in Eurocup where he averaged 12.1ppg, 4.3rpg, 5.5apg and 1.6spg. The last season he played at Flamengo (NBB) in Brazilian league. In 39 games he was fourth best scorer with 11.9ppg and had 3.3rpg, 5.7apg (top 4) and 1.2spg. He helped them to win the league title. A very spectacular season in his career as he was voted to Latinbasket.com All-Brazilian League 2nd Team and to the All-Star Game.
The list of the past achievements is quite long as among others Laprovittola was voted Latinbasket.com All-Brazilian League Import Player of the Year in 2014.
He has been also a member of Argentinian international program for some years. Laprovittola has regularly played for Argentinian senior team since 2011 and previously for U19 National Team back in 2009. He also represented Argentina at the FIBA Americas in Mexico this year. Laprovittola's team won Silver and his stats at that event were 10 games: 9.1ppg, 2.5rpg, Assists-5 (4.5apg), FGP: 44.7%, 3PT: 35.9%, FT: 78.9%.
Laprovittola has played also professionally in Argentina (Lanus).

On Laprovittola: A very talented PG, has great shooting range and scoring ability. Has an high basketball IQ, personality and court vision. Can defend hard, and can yet quarterback senior teams with success. Huge upside, even at top level.

 

Source: http://www.eurobasket.com/Spain/news/432997/Estudiantes-add-Laprovittola-to-their-roster