Martynas Paliukėnas

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Martynas Paliukėnas
No. 8 – Wilki Morskie Szczecin
PositionShooting guard
LeaguePolish Basketball League
Personal information
Born (1993-09-14) September 14, 1993 (age 26)
Vilnius, Lithuania
NationalityLithuanian
Listed height1.95 m (6 ft 5 in)
Listed weight85 kg (187 lb)
Career information
NBA draft2015 / Undrafted
Playing career2010–present
Career history
2010–2012Akademija Vilnius
2012–2013Statyba
2013–2015Dzūkija
2015–2017Starogard Gdański
2017–presentWilki Morskie Szczecin
Career highlights and awards

Martynas Paliukėnas (born September 14, 1993) is a Lithuanian basketball player, who currently plays for King Szczecin of the Polish Basketball League (PLK). Standing at 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in), he plays the shooting guard position.[1][2]

Professional career[edit]

During the 2017–18 season, Paliukėnas played with King Szczecin in the Polish PLK. In April 2018, he won the PLK Best Defender award.[3]

International career[edit]

Paliukėnas won silver medal while representing the Lithuanian U-16 National Team during the 2009 FIBA Europe Under-16 Championship.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Martynas Paliukėnas". LKL.lt. Retrieved 12 August 2015.
  2. ^ "Martynas Paliukėnas". BasketNews.lt. Retrieved 12 August 2015.
  3. ^ "Nagrody za sezon zasadniczy EBL 2017/18". plk.pl. Retrieved 2018-04-28.
  4. ^ "Lithuania / U16 European Championship Men (2009)". FIBAEurope.com. Retrieved 12 August 2015.