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Alexey Filippov, Sputnik by way of AP
3009716 01/13/2017 President of the Russian Basketball Federation Andrei Kirilenko (heart) in the Euroleague common season fit between CSKA (Russia, Moscow) and EA7 Emporio Armani Milan (Italy, Milan). Alexey Filippov/Sputnik by way of AP
The wildfires that experience ravaged Southern California have reportedly affected former Utah Jazz superstar Andrei Kirilenko.
According to a tweet from former NBA participant Jason Collins, who performed with Kirilenko at the Brooklyn Nets, Kirilenko’s Bel-Air home was once destroyed Wednesday in the Skirball Fire.
As of Wednesday evening when Collins despatched the tweet, evacuations had no longer been made obligatory (despite the fact that Collins had opted to), however they had been made mandatory on Thursday morning.
Jazz radio voice David Locke tweeted Wednesday evening that Kirilenko, his spouse, Masha, and youngsters reside in the home full-time.
An All-Star in 2004, Kirilenko these days serves because the commissioner of the Russian Basketball Federation.