Milt Palacio (193 cm, Colorado State ’99) has been added by Lietuvos Rytas. Palacio is a former NBA player who played three seasons in the league. Two seasons for the Toronto Raptors from 2003 to 2005 and one season for the Utah Jazz in 2005-06 where he had averages of 6.2 ppg, 1.9 rpg, and 2.7 apg.
Palacio started the season in the Israeli Winner League, playing six games for Bnei Hasharon. There he averaged 6.2 ppg, 2.0 rpg, and 3.0 apg. Aside from that stint, this well-seasoned veteran of international hoops has played in Russia (Khimky), Serbia (Partizan), Spain (Caja Laboral and Blusens Monbus) and Greece (Kavala) throughout his 14-year professional career. At 35 years of age, Milt Palacio is expected to end his basketball career with Lietuvos rytas.