Jul 18, 2010

News: Panathinaikos finally lands Sato

Supposedly Olympiacos and the Dallas Mavericks were interested in Romain Sato, but the now former Siena player opted for Panahtinaikos. After intense negociation, the current Greek champions will finally sign the Central African Republic forward for the next three seasons with an expected salary of around 5.4 million Euros. The agreement was reached after the manager of the 29-year-old landed in Athens yesterday to discuss details with PAO managers.
The MVP of the Italian league last season, Sato polished his basketball skills while playing for NCAA's Xavier Musketeers for four seasons. Later he moved to Italy (Jesi) and Barcelona to finally wear the jersey of Siena for four years. Last season he averaged 13.6 points, 5.3 rebounds, 1.5 steals and 1.3 assists in 16 Euroleague games.

Source: menssanabasket.it

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