Minnesota Timberwolves Sign Alexey SHVED Russia National Basketball, Points Leader of Russia Olympic 2012 Team 13.6 points 2.2 rebound, 2 assists[Statistics at 25 july 2012].
- Alexey SHVED
- Born: 16 December 1988
- Place of birth: Belgorod (RUS)
- Russian National Basketball
“I am very pleased that I will be part of this team and I will do my best to help this team reach as high a goals as can be,” Alexey Shved said during an introductory conference call. “Everybody in Minnesota are good people that I meet and I’m very pleased to be on this team.”
Alexey Shved led CSKA Moscow to the 2012 Russian National Championship and was named playoff MVP.
When he’s on the floor, Shved is a playmaker. His abilities include making athletic drives to the basket, starting or finishing alley-oops and connecting from long range.