The second time could be the sweetest for Terrell Everett (193-G-84, college: Oklahoma) as he returns back to a familiar setting with the Eisbaeren Bremerhaven and will try to help them reach the playoffs. The club also announced that they have terminated the contract of American Kevin Kruger. Everett is a 28 year old 193cm guard from Charleston, South Carolina that can fill up the stat sheet like Fraport Skyliner Quantez Robertson. Everett is a heady left-handed wing with solid ball skills, can play the point if the need arises, regarded as a slasher, excels at penetration and getting the ball to the rim, is a savvy player who boasts tremendous court awareness and is an excellent passer and ossesses a soft touch on his jump shot. Last season for the Eisbaeren Bremerhaven (Germany-1.Bundesliga, starting five): 33 games: 11.3ppg, 4.5rpg, Assists-3 (4.9apg), 1.2spg, FGP: 47.3%, 3PT: 31.8%, FT: 61.0%. He started this season for Cholet Basket (France-ProA) averaging 9,3ppg, 3,6rpg and 3,9apg. In Eurocup play he averaged 9,0ppg, 4,0rpg and 6,3apg.
Everett started his basketball career in 2003 at SW Missouri St. - West Plains JC. He then played at Oklahoma (NCAA) from 2004-2006. In 2006 he started his professional basketball career at ES Chalon-Sur-Saone (France-ProA): 34 games: 11.6ppg, 5.1rpg, Assists-5 (5.2apg), 1.8spg, FGP: 46.4%, 3PT: 20.9%, FT: 68.0%. In 2007-2008, he played at CEZ Basketball Nymburk (Czech Republic-NBL, starting five): 2 games: 8.5ppg, 3.5apg, 1.5spg, released in Oct.''07, next month moved to JDA Dijon Bourgogne (France-ProA, starting five): 22 games: 11.5ppg, 2.3rpg, 3.0apg, 1.3spg, 2FGP: 43.6%, 3PT: 20.4%, FT: 73.9%. In 2008-2009, he played for Tulsa 66ers (D-League): 2 games: 4.5ppg, 1.5rpg, 2.0apg; left in Dec.''08, at the end of Jan.''09 signed at Bakersfield Jam (D-League): 26 games: 7.0ppg, 2.2rpg, 2.3apg, 1.1spg, FGP: 41.7%, 3PT: 38.5%, FT: 70.0%. In 2009-2010, he played for Hyeres-Toulon Var Basket (France-ProA): 6 games: 5.7ppg, 3.3apg, 2.2spg, FGP: 35.7%, 3PT: 54.5%; in Dec.''09 moved to ES Chalon-Sur-Saone (France-ProA): French League: 17 games: 10.5ppg, 3.6rpg, Assists-3 (6.4apg), Steals-2 (2.0spg), FGP: 48.3%, 3PT: 20.6%, FT: 75.0%; EuroChallenge: 8 games: 8.3ppg, 3.1rpg, Assists-1 (7.4apg), Steals-5 (1.9spg), FGP: 46.5%, 3PT: 23.8%, FT: 64.7%. Two seasons ago, he played for Iraklis Thessaloniki (Greece-A1, starting five): 7 games: 13.9ppg, 4.4rpg, 4.4apg, 2.4spg, FGP: 39.7%, 3PT: 26.3%, FT: 65.1%; left in Dec.''10, next month moved to KK Cibona VIP Zagreb (Croatia-A1): Adriatic League: 3 games: 2.7ppg, 1.3rpg, 1.3apg, 1.7spg, left next month, in March''11 signed at Eisbaeren Bremerhaven (Germany-1.Bundesliga, starting five): 13 games: 12.0ppg, 4.3rpg, 3.5apg, 1.8spg, FGP: 42.6%, 3PT: 26.5%, FT: 80.4%. Awards/Achievements in his basketball career have been second-team NJCAA All-American -04, JUCO Region 16 Player of the Year -04, Big 12 Regular Season Champion -05, Big 12 Tournament Semifinals -05 , All-Big 12 Honorable Mention -05, All-Big 12 2nd Team -06, USBWA All-NCAA District VI Team -06
French ProA All-Star Game -07, Eurobasket.com All-French ProA 2nd Team -07, French ProA Semifinals -07, and Croatian Cup (Kresimir Cosic Cup) Semifinals -11
Virgil Matthews (188-PG-83, college: Montana, agency: Elevate Agency) continues to serve up top Pro A stats since years and one has to wonder when the American would get rewarded with a contract by a Beko BBL team. In an interview with eurobasket recently, Matthews had this to say about his chances reaching the BBL and the future. ". I have watched a lot of BBL this season I'm sure I can play there and help a team for sure if it happens or not I don't really worry myself with, I just want... [read more]