Ukrainian defender “Detroit pistons” Sviatoslav mykhailiuk in the “Players’ Lounge” gave an interview to former NBA player Rick Majorno.
About the experience of the Lakers: “I think that the experience of the Lakers helped me. I learned from guys like LeBron James and Rajon Rondo. Got a lot of knowledge every day. Then I traded. For the second year in the League I was given chances and opportunities. I feel the best player by using all these opportunities.”
About your strengths: “we all know that I am good enough shooter. But I believe it is a solid playmaker, able to create opportunities for others and make other players better.”
About the game in the 2014 world Cup against USA: “it Was very nice to play against team USA. There were not only derrick rose, James harden, Stephen Curry, klay Thompson, Anthony Davis, Kyrie Irving. It was great to be there. Sometimes I looked at them and thought, “Wow, it’s crazy.” I was only 16 years old. Thought I might see them one last time, but who knows. It was a great experience,” – said Mikhailyuk.
This season, mykhailiuk spent 56 games in the NBA, which on average spent on the site is 22.6 minutes, scored 9,0 points, made of 1.9 rebounds and 1.9 assists. Note that from beyond the arc Ukrainian fell from 40.4 per cent.