Alexey Dmitrievitch Savrasenko (alternate spelling: Alexei) (Russian: Алексей Дмитриевич Саврасенко, born February 28, 1979) is a retired Russian-Greek professional basketball player. He played at the center position.
|Born||February 28, 1979|
Krasnodar, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
|Nationality||Russian / Greek|
|Listed height||218 cm (7 ft 2 in)|
|Listed weight||290 lb (132 kg)|
|NBA draft||2001 / Undrafted|
|2009||→Spartak St. Petersburg|
|2012–2013||Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar|
|Career highlights and awards|
In June 2011, Savrasenko signed a one-year contract with UNICS Kazan. On August 24, 2012, Savrasenko reached a one-year deal with Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar. He retired from professional basketball at the end of the 2012–13 season.
National team careerEdit
As a member of the senior men's Russian national basketball team, Savrasenko played at the 2002 FIBA World Championship. He also played at the following FIBA EuroBaskets: FIBA EuroBasket 2001, FIBA EuroBasket 2003, FIBA EuroBasket 2005, and FIBA EuroBasket 2007. He won the gold medal at the FIBA EuroBasket 2007.
Awards and achievementsEdit
- 2× Greek League Champion: (1996, 1997)
- 2× Greek Cup Winner: (1997, 2002)
- 3× EuroLeague Champion: (1997, 2006, 2008)
- 2× Triple Crown Champion: (1997, 2006)
- 6× Russian Championship Champion: (2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008)
- 3× Russian Cup Winner: (2005, 2006, 2007)
- Russian Cup MVP: (2007)
- EuroCup Champion: (2013)
Russian senior national teamEdit
- FIBA EuroBasket 2007: Gold
- Sports-Reference.com Aleksey Savrasenko Other name(s): Alexis Amanatidis.
- UNICS KAZAN adds Savrasenko at center.
- "Lokomotiv Kuban adds size with Alexey Savrasenko". Sportando. Archived from the original on 7 October 2012. Retrieved 24 September 2012.
- Алексей Саврасенко официально завершил карьеру. sports.ru (in Russian). Retrieved 13 August 2014.
- Savrasenko, Aleksey - Welcome To Euroleague Basketball.