DINAMO RĪGA has signed a contract with the Lithuanian defenseman Nerijus Ališauskas, who returns to our team after one season’s absence spent in the top Slovak league, where he played for the Bratislav SLOVAN team.
Nerijus Ališauskas was born on 6 June 1991 in the Lithuanian city of Elektrenai, his height is 184 cm, weight - 84 kg. During the previous season in the regular championship of the Slovak league, playing for the Bratislav SLOVAN team he scored 2 times and had 10 assists in 48 games, gained 30 penalty minutes and the efficiency rating “+10”, as well as scored once in 9 play-off games.
In total, during his professional career, in his 3 seasons in the KHL playing for DINAMO RĪGA, Nerijus Ališauskas has played 152 games (7 goals and 11 assists). Prior to that, he played in the Kazakhstan championship, in Germany, as well as for the HK LIEPĀJAS METALURGS team in the Belarus Open Championship and Latvian Higher League Championship. In the national team of Lithuania, he has participated in 9 world championships in the lower divisions, and he is captain of the national team at the moment.