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Report: Minnesota Timberwolves Waive Kyrylo Fesenko

The Minnesota Timberwolves have waived center Kyrylo Fesenko. The Ukranian was last in the NBA in October 2012, playing four preseason minutes with the Chicago Bulls before being waived. According to, Fesenko was hoping to secure a roster spot to bring his family over from Ukraine, who’s government has been fighting with Pro-Russian Separatists. The post Timberwolves...
Via Basketball Bicker
October 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Wolves waive Fesenko to bring roster count to 17

MINNEAPOLIS -- If Kyrylo Fesenko is going to make his NBA comeback this year, it'll likely be somewhere other than the Twin Cities. The Timberwolves waived the Ukrainian center Monday afternoon, bringing the total roster count to 17 players. Coach and president Flip Saunders will have to cut two more by 4 p.m. Oct. 27 to meet the NBA's 15-man roster deadline. Fesenko, who appeared...
Via Fox Sports North
October 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Wolves Waive Kyrylo Fesenko

The Minnesota Timberwolves have waived Kyrylo Fesenko. The Wolves roster now stands at 17 players. Fesenko, 27, appeared in one preseason game for the Wolves, tallying one rebound and one steal in three minutes of play. The 7-1 center saw action in five games (three starts) for the Wolves entry in 2014 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas, averaging 8.4 points and 5.2 rebounds in 17.6...
Via RealGM
October 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Fesenko fights for NBA job to get family out of Ukraine

MINNEAPOLIS -- Kyrylo Fesenko's boisterousness evades him for a moment, and he's shy to tell the story. Unprompted, he relents. It stems from his inaugural encounter with Flip Saunders, at a Pistons pre-draft workout in 2006. Fesenko, all 7-foot-1 and 280 pounds of him, posts up a smaller defender. Coaches presiding over the session instruct him to "put the ball on the floor." A...
Via Fox Sports North
October 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Kyrylo Fesenko Fails Trying to Copy Zack LaVine Windmill Dunk (Video)

The funny thing about sports is that not all athletes are created equal, but sometimes there’s a few here and there that don’t realize it. Kyrylo Fesenko learned this the hard way when he tried to imitate his teammate Zack LaVine doing a windmill dunk and failed miserably. Fesenko is 7’1″ and LaVine is 6’5″, but height doesn’t matter in this equation. At least Fesenko...
Via BlackSportsOnline
October 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Kyrylo Fesenko Signs Camp Contract With Timberwolves

Kyrylo Fesenko has signed a training camp contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves. Fesenko has played five NBA seasons with the Utah Jazz and Indiana Pacers. Fesenko last appeared in camp with the Chicago Bulls in 2012.
Via RealGM
September 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Monster frontcourt effort leads Charge to win

Olek Czyz and Kyrylo Fesenko combined to lead the Charge to a 114-100 win over the 87ers at the Bob Carpenter Center in Newark to snap a four game losing streak. The victory improved Canton's playoff stock and record to 26-19, while Delaware dropped to 12-34 as the season series between the two teams finishes 3-2 to the Charge. Canton scored 20 of their 23 first quarter points in...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Charge acquire former Ohio State G Buford, Ukraine C Fesenko in separate trades

The Canton Charge have acquired guard William Buford (6'5", 215, Ohio State) and a fourth round pick in the 2014 NBA D-League Draft from the Santa Cruz Warriors in a four-team trade in which they sent the Los Angeles D-Fenders' previously acquired second round draft choice to the Delaware 87ers. Buford has played in 32 games this season for Santa Cruz (one start), averaging 9.1 points...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
March 08, 2014  |  Discuss

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