Recently Jimmy Baxter (198-G-80, agency: Three Eye Sports, college: S.Florida) had been suspended by the LTI Giessen 46ers, but today it was announced that there was no coming back and both sides officially have parted ways. After talks today, both sides agreed to go separate ways. Baxter is a 32 year old 198cm guard from St Petersburg, Florida that was playing his first season in the Beko BBL. Germany was his 11th country so far in his career and in nine games the American averaged 14,6ppg, 3,0rpg and 2,1apg. "We thank Jimmy for his service and wish him all the best for the future. We will calmly search the markt and look for a replacement", stressed Lti Giessen 46er CEO Heiko Schelberg.
The Dresden Titans continue to make moves to bolster their roster for the 2016-17 2. Bundesliga ProA campaign. R.J. Price (180-G-93) joins a Dresden team which features Walter Simon (202-F-89, college: Cumberland), Max von der Wippel (207-C-94), Randal Holt (185-PG-91, college: Kent St., agency: Two Points) and Sebastian Heck (201-F/G-95, agency: Blacktop Management) so far. A 23-year-old guard from Richmond, Virginia, Price did not play competitive basketball las season and is now keen... [read more]
A 23-year-old guard from Richmond, Virginia, Price did not play competitive basketball las season and is now keen on getting his pro career started. He played collegiately at Radford University with a total of 131 appearances, averaging 12.6 points, 2.6 rebounds, 2.2 assists and 1.2 steals per contest. During his four years with the Highlanders, Price shot 35.5 percent from long range, having made 301-of-848.
Dresden head coach Steven Clauss said, Price has the ability to play at both guard spots and a good feel for the game which allows him to rack up assists and be a threat from beyond the arc.
Bremerhaven head coach Sebastian Machowski has added Harper Kamp (203-F/C-88, college: California) to his squad for the upcoming Bundesliga season. Kamp joins the Eisbaeren team from fellow BBL side BG Goettingen, where he spent the past three years. He closed out the 2015-16 season with team-leading figures in points per game (15.2) and reached double digits in the point column in all but the last four games of the year, while earning Eurobasket.com All-German Bundesliga Honorable Mentio... [read more]