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It Is TIME!!!

It Is TIME!!!

First practice of the post-Italy season starts tomorrow (Wednesday Sept 4th)!  Gilvydas Biruta has been waiting a long time for this.
 
Gilvydas:
Waiting for this season was very painful because I could not play,  but it was very beneficial because I got to work on my skills with Hurley and his staff.  Every time I saw a college basketball game on TV it felt like it’s bad for my health because i wanted to play so bad!
 
 
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3-0 and lots of Bonding!

3-0 and lots of Bonding!

 

 
Gilvydas Biruta:  The caption could be “I love my team.  I am extremely happy to a part of this group.  Italy showed us that we have a great opportunity for the next season, showed where we have to improve and helped us bond and develop our chemistry.
Cant wait for September to get back to the gym and get better with guys who I dare to call my brothers.”
Hopefully it sums up the trip:)
Today’s game …

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Getting to know Gilvydas

Getting to know Gilvydas

 
 
Jim Parisi:  Gilvydas, when do you get on the court in Italy?
Gilvydas Biruta: Vatican, practice and game on Wednesday this week.
Jim:  This is the first competitive game as a Ram for you? Excited?
Gilvydas:  After 15 months of waiting and getting a chance to play as a ram in my continent? I’m extra excited:)
Jim: You must thing the world of Coach to sit out a year. Very cool.
Gilvydas:  The only reason i came to …

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