Utah Jazz Players Send Us Their Holiday Greetings

Utah Jazz players, including Gordon Hayward and Joel Bolomboy, took to social media to wish fans, friends and family a happy holiday season. ‘Tis the season to be jolly, especially if you’re a Utah Jazz fan. After all, former Jazzman, folk hero and one-time bleached blonde Kyrylo Fesenko celebrated his 30th birthday on December 24. […] Utah Jazz Players Send Us Their Holiday...
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December 26, 2016

Kyrylo Fesenko Signing One-Year Deal With Lokomotiv In VTB League

Veteran center Kyrylo Fesenko has agreed to a one-year contract with Lokomotiv Kuban of the VTB League, bypassing a workout with the Toronto Raptors, sources told RealGM. Fesenko, a five-year reserve in the NBA, will sign a lucrative deal with the Russian team. He was among the big men invited to the Raptors’ free-agent camp later this month. Fesenko played his NBA seasons with...
Via RealGM
June 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Timberwolves waive Kyrylo Fesenko

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) The Minnesota Timberwolves have waived Ukrainian center Kyrylo Fesenko. The Timberwolves announced the move on Monday. Fesenko played in one preseason game and only managed three minutes. He was hoping to earn a spot with the Wolves or another team so he could bring his family over to the United States from Ukraine, where the government has been clashing with pro...
Via Associated Press
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

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 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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