French ProA outfit Pau-Lacq-Orthez announced the return of Artur Drozdov (199 cm) and confirmed the former Ukraine international has signed a deal until the end of the season. The player is no stranger to the French club after he represented them between 2000 and 2006, a six season stint. Since then the small forward left for new experiences in Italy (Cremona, Serie A) and his native Ukraine with Superleague clubs such as BC Donetsk, Budivelnyk Kiev, and Asovmash Mariupol.
Artur Drozdov spent his last campaign with Pau-Lacq-Orthez during the 2005/2006 season and over fourteen Euroleague games he averaged 9.8 points and 4.2 rebounds per game. During his career the experienced 33-year old has played in the Euroleague, Eurocup, and Eurochallenge.