Hamburg Towers (BBL) added to their roster 21-year old Slovenian international guard Ziga Samar (197cm-2001) for season 2022-23 on loan. Samar signed at ALBA Berlin.
He has been also a member of Slovenian international program for some years. Samar played for Slovenian senior team this year and previously for U16 National Team back in 2017.
He represented Slovenia at the European Championships (FIBA EuroBasket) U18 in Greece three years ago. Samar’s team won Bronze and his stats at that event were 7 games: 11.6ppg, 8.6rpg, Assists-2 (7.4apg), 1.9spg, FGP: 36.8%, 3PT: 23.7%, FT: 54.5%.
Samar has played previously professionally in Spain (Fuenlabrada, CB Fuenlabrada Madrid 2nd team, Zamora, Real Madrid 2nd team and Real Madrid) and Slovenia (Petrol Olimpija Ljubljana and Jesenice).
His team won Spanish EBA Group B-A Regular Season in 2021.
Hamburg Towers roster for 2022-23:
Coach: Raoul Korner