Filip Petrusev Rumors
“I went to the Summer League with Philadelphia, the team that drafted me. Being there, talking to everyone. They have a plan for me and everything is going according to that plan,” Filip Petrusev described his latest experience in the NBA Summer League, with the help of Google Translate, “I didn’t even play that much. They probably wanted to focus on other players.”
Filip Petrusev is staying in Europe despite his desire to join the Philadelphia 76ers squad and has signed a deal with Crvena Zvezda for next season, the club confirmed Tuesday.
Noah Levick: We heard from Daryl Morey tonight that Jaden Springer, Filip Petrusev and Isaiah Joe will be among the Sixers in summer league. Michael Foster Jr. is also expected to join the team in summer league, per source.
Ky Carlin: Daryl Morey says 2021 draft picks Jaden Springer and Filip Petrusev will be on the summer league team for Las Vegas #Sixers
Sixers draftee Filip Petrusev joins Anadolu Efes for next season
As the earlier reports foreshadowed, Anadolu Efes announced that the club has reached a one-year agreement with Filip Petrusev. After two years at Gonzaga, Petrusev played with Mega Soccerbet his first professional season and he had huge success. He was named the ABA League MVP, Top Scorer, and Top Prospect. He averaged 23.6 points, 7.6 rebounds, and 1.6 assists.
He also showcased his talents with the Serbian national team in the EuroBasket as well as the Olympic Qualifiers. Petrusev was drafted by the Philadelphia 76ers this year as the 50th overall pick and played in the Las Vegas Summer League.
Noah Levick: Sixers say Isaiah Joe sustained a mild left MCL sprain yesterday. He’s out and will be evaluated further in Philadelphia. Filip Petrusev has departed summer league, returning to Europe to prepare for next season.