AK-47 Wins Week 5 Euroleague MVP

That’s number two! Andrei Kirilenko kept his team undefeated while garnering Week 5 Euroleague MVP honors and the winner of the October MVP title too. During his 35 minutes on the floor of CSKA’s 77-66 fifth straight victory. Kirilenko finished the night with 17 points on near perfect shooting – 1 of 2 two-pointers, 1 for 1 from behind the arc and 12 of 13 on free throws – plus 9 rebounds, 2 assists, 6 steals, 3 blocked shots and 7 fouls drawn to amass the highest performance index rating in the Euroleague this season: 39. Kirilenko now leads the league in performance index rating with an average of 29.4 per game. He is also the league-leader in rebounding (9 rpg), blocked shots (3.2 bpg) and ranked third in steals (2.2 spg).