The Kyle Zone: Andrei Kirilenko

May 08, 2019, 11:00 AM

Kyle Hines and Jack chat to former EuroLeague star Andrei Kirilenko.

After making a name for himself with CSKA Moscow, Kirilenko joined Utah Jazz and had many landmark moments during his time in the NBA, including playing in the 2004 All-Star Game.

‘AK-47’ was back with CSKA Moscow during the 2011 NBA lockout, leading them to the 2012 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Final Four as the competition’s MVP. A third spell with CSKA came in 2015 when he played alongside Kyle in the Russian capital.

This episode focuses on Andrei Kirilenko’s playing career, with stories about basketball legends like John Stockton, Karl Malone and Kobe Bryant, as well as his adventures in Moscow, Minneapolis and Salt Lake City.