Next league under my magnifying glass is the Italian LBA that starts on Saturday, 25th Sept with the match between Basket Napoli and Olimpia Milano.

I will repeat the rules which players are eligible for the report:

The players on the list are not necessarily the best but just the…


Next league under my magnifying glass is the Turkish BSL that starts on Saturday, 25th Sept with the match between Turk Telekom and Tofas Bursa.

I will repeat the rules which players are eligible for the report:

The players on the list are not necessarily the best but just the…


Next league under my magnifying glass is the ABA League that starts on Friday, 24th Sept with the match between Mornar Bar and Cibona Zagreb.

I will repeat the rules which players are eligible for the report:

The players on the list are not necessarily the best but just the…


Next league under my magnifying glass is the VTB League that starts on Thursday, 23rd Sept with the match between Unics Kazan and Lokomotiv Kuban.

I will repeat the rules which players are eligible for the report:

The players on the list are not necessarily the best but just the…


Next league under my magnifying glass is the German BBL that starts on Thursday, 23rd Sept with the match between Alba Berlin and Telekom Baskets Bonn.

I will repeat the rules which players are eligible for the report:

The players on the list are not necessarily the best but just…


Many European top leagues will start in a matter of days or weeks and I decided to make some reports about the most interesting players that came into the league this off-season. First top league under my magnifying glass will be the Spanish ACB.

I set some simple rules which players are eligible for the report:


Another request was another great shooting wing — Omar Prewitt. He spent last season in Nymburk in Czech Republic and joined German team Brose Bamberg for the next season.

BACKGROUND INFO

Position: SF
Height: 201 cm (6 ft 7in)
Date of Birth: 24/9/1994
Nationality: American

Previous clubs:
2017 Šiauliai
2017–2018 Aris
2018–2019 Warszawa
2019–2020 Teksut Bandirma
2020–2021 Nymburk

VIDEO REPORT:

OFFENSE

Shooting: Shot from distance is definitely his main strength. He is usually shooting around 40 % behind the three point line and I think he will be able to replicate similar percentages in BBL too. His release is high, quick and smooth and…


Bonzie Colson was one of the best shooting wings in Europe last season. He was playing for Strasbourg and averaging more than 18 points per game in Champions League and French league. Scoring is not a problem for him but he has some other liabilities in his game.

BACKGROUND INFO

Position: F
Height: 198 cm (6 ft 6 in)
Date of Birth: 12/1/1996
Nationality: American

Previous clubs:
2018–2019 Canton Charge
2019 Milwakuee Bucks
2019 Wisconsin Herd
2019–2020 Darussafaka Tekfen
2020–2021 SIG Strasbourg

VIDEO REPORT:

OFFENSE

Shooting: His shot is not a big problem. He doesn’t need much space for shot and can make shots…


Chima Moneke is coming after a great season in France and signed for the Spanish side Manresa for the next season. He was also invited for the Nigerian national team for the Olympics but he didn’t make it into the team.

BACKGROUND INFO

Position: F
Height: 198 cm (6 ft 6 in)
Date of Birth: 24/12/1995
Nationality: Nigerian

Previous clubs:
2018 Rouen Metropole Basket
2018–19 Denain ASC Voltaire
2019–2020 UJAP Quimper
2020–2021 Orleans

Started playing “serious” basketball in Australia for Lake Ginninderra where he was for a time a teammate with NBA player Dante Exum. After that he played for two years…


Jason Burnell extended his contract with Dinamo Sassari so we will watch him again in Italian and in the Champions League. He is a versatile player that could find a place in many top teams in the future.

BACKGROUND INFO

Position: F
Height: 201 cm (6 ft 7 in)
Date of Birth: 15/8/1997
Nationality: American

Previous clubs:
2019–20 Cantu
2020-present Dinamo Sassari

Played his freshman year for Georgia Southern University but left the program because he wasn’t happy with his playing time. As a sophmore he played for the St. Petersburg college and led the team with 20.1 points and 10.9 rebounds…

Marko Turk

Twitter: @turkmarkoo

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