Primoz Brezec (216 cm) is staying with BC Nizhny Novgorod from Russia PBL for one more season. He joined the team in March 2012. The Slovenian was drafted by the Indiana Pacers in the first round, 27th overall, in the 2000 draft.
In 2012-13 he played 12 games for Nizhyny Novgorod in the VTB United League and he averaged 12.3 ppg and 5.2 rpg. In the Russian league he averaged 10.7 ppg and 5.2 rpg through six games. In 2011-12 he played for Lokomotiv Kuban, also from Russia’s PBL. He averaged 3.2 ppg and 3.0 rpg in the Russian league. He was able to represent the team in the VTB United League and was able to notch averages of 13.5 ppg and 7.0 rpg.