Kevin Pangos has become BC Zenit player

27 years old guard signed 1-year contract with our club
Кевин Пангос перешел в БК "Зенит"
Kevin was born in the Canadian city of Holland Landing in a family of immigrants from Slovenia. Kevin’s parents played basketball at the university level and contributed to the fact that instead of the popular hockey in Canada, Kevin chose basketball.
Pangos' student career took place at the University of Gonzaga, where Kevin played 4 seasons and broke a number of records for performance.

Professional career began in the Spanish Gran Canaria. After Spain, Kevin moved to the Lithuanian Zalgiris, in which he won two Lithuanian champions, two Lithuanian Cup titles, entered the second symbolic Euroleague team and for the first time in 20 years left the team for the Euroleague Final Four.


In the previous two years, Pangos spent in FC Barcelona Lassa, which included won the Spanish Cup and the Catalan Cup.


As part of the Canadian national team, Kevin became the bronze medalist of the World Cup (U17) in 2010.


BC Zenit General manager Alexander Tserkovny:

- We added a reliable point guard with excellent experience playing in the Euroleague.
He knows how to beat various types of active defense, controls the ball perfectly, is aggressive in the driving, and has a good shot. I really hope that Kevin will become a key-stone player and will help us show the desired result. He and BC Zenit have something to prove next season.


BC Zenit head coach Xavi Pascual:

- We are happy to announce the addition of Kevin Pangos as our main point guard. Kevin is a player who has to give us leadership, creation, and scoring. At 27 years old he already accumulates a good dose of experience in the Euroleague and we hope that with this addition the enthusiasm of our fans will increase.


BC Zenit guard Kevin Pangos:

- I’m excited about the opportunity to play for Zenit next season! I’m looking forward to playing for a great coach such as Xavi Pascual. I have heard great things about the club and the City and can’t wait to get there and build towards a successful season.
My family and I are looking forward to arriving in St. Petersburg!