Gran Canaria bolstered its frontline by bringing Aleksander Balcerowski back from loan.
Gran Canaria brings Rising Star Balcerowski back from loan
Balcerowski (2.16 meters, 21 years old) was the 2021 EuroCup Rising Star after posting 6.5 points, 3.7 rebounds and 0.7 blocks as a reserve for Gran Canaria. He improved as the season went on and posted 10.5 points and 6.0 rebounds for a PIR of 13.5 in the EuroCup Semifinals. Balcerowski is a product of the Gran Canaria youth system, which he joined from his native Poland at age 14. He started the current season on loan with Mega Basket and was worth 8.6 points, 5.5 rebounds and 1.4 blocks in 19 minutes over 16 games in the Adriatic League.