Master Class: Semyon Antonov

VTB-League.com and United League TV present a new episode of Master Class, featuring Nizhny Novgorod forward Semyon Antonov.

The Russian big man is a legend in Nizhny Novgorod, helping his team overachieve season after season. Tough on defense and aggressive on offense, Nizhny can beat any opponent, led by long-time captain Semyon Antonov.

The Russian national team forward has enjoyed a lot of success in his career thanks to his selfless, hard-working approach on defense. In his master class, Antonov discusses defensive theory and demonstrates how best to stop someone 1-on-1, including tricks for preventing a drive to the basket and contesting shots.

Check out Semyon Antonov's Master Class (Play Defense!) now!