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New York Daily News Aug 26, 2015
Nets owner praises Kirilenko, now head of Russian basketball

Nets owner praises Kirilenko, now head of Russian basketball

Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov praised Andrei Kirilenko for getting elected to the presidency of the Russian Basketball Federation on Tuesday.
NetsDaily Aug 25, 2015

Andrei Kirilenko named president of Russian basketball

Andrei Kirilenko, whose short Nets career began with such hope but ended with him being traded to Philadelphia, is the new president of the troubled Russian Basketball Federation. Kirilenko is generally seen as the best hoops talent Russia has ever produced. The vote was unanimous and hopefully ends a particularly embarrassing period for Russian basketball.  Kirilenko takes over an organization in crisis after it was suspended in July by international governing body FIBA following years of infighting and legal battles, which led to the result of the last federation elections being...
New York Daily News Aug 25, 2015
Ex-Nets forward Kirilenko elected head of Russian basketball

Ex-Nets forward Kirilenko elected head of Russian basketball

Former NBA player Andrei Kirilenko was elected president of the troubled Russian Basketball Federation on Tuesday.

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