Tibor Pleiss signed a four-year deal with Caja Laboral. The German big man comes from Brose Baskets Bamberg where he won the German title in the season 2011-12.
Pleiss in an interview with DerWesten confirmed that he has an NBA Buyout for a fixed amount in his contract with Baskonia.
"I still want to go to the NBA. For me now, the best solution is to develop step-by-step. Now I will have the chance to play in the best European league and I looking to improve my skills. It is true that I have an NBA buyout for a fixed amount of money" said Pleiss. "The relationship with the Thunder who own my NBA right is great. We will be close and exchange info" added Pleiss who won't be playing the NBA Summer League as expected.