Jurijs Aleksejevs (202 cm) has parted ways with BC Odessa from the Ukraine (Superleague) after just four months with the team. The Latvian joined Odessa at the end of June this summer and has played four games for the team with averages of 4.3 points and 2.3 rebounds per game. Last season the center played for BK Jekabpils (LBL) in his native Latvia where he featured in 34 games and averaged 11.6 points and 4.7 rebounds (4th in league) per game.
During the 2011/2012 campaign Jurijs Aleksejevs played for BK Nova Hut Ostrava in the Czech Republic NBL. The 28-year old took part in 34 games throughout the season and averaged 4.7 points and 3.7 rebounds per game.