Israeli Media: Šaras Refuses to Leave Žalgiris to Train for Maccabi

The Tel Aviv Maccabi basketball club, fishing for a new trainer, has cast a line into the Lithuanian basketball market. The Israeli media are reporting the post of senior trainer for Maccabi was offered to Šarūnas Jasikevičius, but the 39-year-old assistant to Gintaras Krapikas wasn’t intrigued by the offer and decided to stay on with the Kaunas Žalgiris team.

There were also reports in the Israeli media that Jonas Kazlauskas recommended Šaras for the post of senior trainer at Maccabi.

Full story in Lithuanian here.