Dmitry Kulagin

Dmitry Andreyevich Kulagin (Russian: Дмитрий Андреевич Кулагин; born on 1 July 1992) is a Russian professional basketball player for Lokomotiv Kuban of the VTB United League.

Dmitry Kulagin
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Kulagin with Nizhny Novgorod in December 2010.
No. 22 – Lokomotiv Kuban
PositionShooting guard / Point guard
LeagueVTB United League
EuroCup
Personal information
Born (1992-07-01) 1 July 1992 (age 28)
Moscow, Russia
NationalityRussian
Listed height197 cm (6 ft 6 in)
Listed weight89 kg (196 lb)
Career information
NBA draft2014 / Undrafted
Playing career2009–present
Career history
2009–2011Nizhny Novgorod
2011–2012Triumph Lyubertsy
2012–2013Krasnye Krylia Samara
2013–2015Triumph Lyubertsy / Zenit St. Petersburg
2015–2017CSKA Moscow
2017–presentLokomotiv Kuban
Career highlights and awards

Professional careerEdit

Kulagin started his professional playing career in 2009. On 12 July 2011, Kulagin signed a contract with Triumph Lyubertsy.[1]

On 9 July 2012, Kulagin signed a one-year contract with Krasnye Krylya.[2] From 2013 to 2015 he played with Triumph Lyubertsy / Zenit St. Petersburg.

On 14 July 2015, he signed a three-year contract with CSKA Moscow.[3] On July 26, 2017, he parted ways with CSKA.[4]

Russian national teamEdit

Kulagin played with the junior national team of Russia. He played at the 2009 FIBA Europe Under-16 Championship, averaging 20.8 points per game.[5] He also won the silver medal at the 2010 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship,[6] and the bronze medal at the 2011 FIBA Under-19 World Cup, where he was named to the All-Tournament Team.

Personal lifeEdit

His younger brother, Mikhail Kulagin, is also a professional basketball player.[7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Кулагин перешёл в БК "Триумф"". Чемпионат.com. 12 July 2011. Retrieved 2011-07-12.
  2. ^ "Krasnye Krylya Samara lands Dmitry Kulagin". Sportando.com. 9 July 2012. Retrieved 25 July 2015.
  3. ^ "CSKA brings back Kulagin brothers". Euroleague.net. 14 July 2015. Retrieved 25 July 2015.
  4. ^ "Thank you, Dmitry!". cskabasket.com. 26 July 2017. Retrieved 26 July 2017.
  5. ^ Valanciunas Named Tournament MVP // FIBA Europe
  6. ^ Профиль Archived 2011-09-02 at the Wayback Machine на официальном сайте Чемпионата мира по баскетболу среди игроков до 19 лет
  7. ^ CSKA Moscow brings back Kulagin brothers.

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