ANDhe real Madrid has tied to Mario Hezonja, so the Croatian player who has played this year for the Russian Unics Kazan becomes the second White signing for next season. All this, with the team of Paul Laso preparing for the quarterfinal series of the Endesa League against BAXI Manresa.
Just like Marca already advanced on May 2 the Croatian player will play for Madrid next year. The details of the operation that was underway for more than three weeks are not known.
Laso’s team, still with a competition like the Endesa League in mind, will undertake a major restructuring at the end of this season. The arrival of Sergio Rodriguez and the team works on others such as Pierria Henry either lorenzo brown if in the end it ends up being nationalized.
Mario Hezonja had become a priority for the white team. He is a highly valued player in Europe and there were several European teams interested in the Croatian. A year ago Madrid and the player established contacts, but then they did not bear fruit in the signing that now would have taken place.
Hezonja He arrived at Barça when he was just 17 years old and became one of its stars as of the 2012 season. In 2015 he decided to face the adventure of the NBA when he was chosen number 5 in the Draft and went through Orlando Magic, New York Knicks and Portland Trail Blazers, but he returned to Europe in 2021 without having triumphed in the American league to which he already said he would not return. He signed for him Panathinaikos Greek for the 2020-21 season and this season he has been enrolled in the Russian Unics. From now on, Madrid will be his new home.