|DKV Joventut (Spain)|
Originally an early entry candidate for the 2008 NBA Draft before withdrawing his name from consideration.
Grew up playing for the Demon Astronauts Amsterdam junior team in the Netherlands. Moved to Spain for the 2005-06 season splitting time between DVK Joventut Badalona in the ACB and in CB Prat in the EBA. Played for CB Prat in the LEB Silver league in 2006-07. Joined CB Lucentum Alicante in 2007-08 in the LEB Gold League. Went back to Joventut Badalona in the ACB for the 2008-09 season. Has been a member of the Dutch U-18, U-20 and men's senior national teams.
Posted 6.7 points and 3.0 rebounds in 12.7 minutes over 19 games in his first full season in the ACB competing for DKV Joventut Badalona. Totaled 24 points on 9-of-10 shooting in 22 minutes vs. Murcia. Had 16 points and seven rebounds in 23 minutes vs. Kalisa Gran Canaria. Averaged 3.1 points and 2.2 rebounds in 12.6 minutes over nine Euroleague games. Shot .343 from the field. Recorded 10 points vs. Tau Ceramica.
Competed for CB Lucentum Alicante in the LEB Gold league, Spain's second best competition. Averaged 9.5 points and 4.6 rebounds over 37 games. Shot 60 percent on two-point field goals and 45.5 percent on three-pointers.
Appeared in one regular season ACB game for DKV Joventut Badalona. Loaned to C.B. Prat and posted 12.7 points and 8.3 rebounds in the LEB Silver, a development league in Spain.
Began the season with Demon Astronauts Amsterdam in his native Netherlands before moving to Spain. Split time between DKV Joventut Badalona in the ACB and CB Prat in the EBA, Spain's development league. Averaged 12.5 points and 6.8 rebounds for Prat. Played in three ACB contests for DKV and one FIBA Europe Cup game.
Strengths: Terrific outside shooter for a player of his size. A complementary scorer from the high post.