Another ex-NBA will wear black: Bilbao Basket signs Jeff Withey

Bilbao
Basket he continues to work on his squad for next season and this weekend he has closed the incorporation of a pivot for his painting. Jeff
Withey He will sign a one-year contract with the Men in Black.

The newspaper The
Mail was the first to report on this move, which will bring the American pivot to the Endesa League. He comes from playing in Korea, where he has averaged 8.8 points and 7.3 rebounds this season.

Previously, Withey has five seasons of experience in the best league in the world. Drafted by Portland TrailBlazers In 2013, he played his first two seasons in the NBA with the jersey of New Orleans Pelcians.

Withey was later transferred to the Utah Jazz, where he played two more seasons. His last stage in the league was in Dallas, in 2017, where he barely had minutes.

The pivot earned his reputation in the University of Kansas for his defensive ability and plugging capacity, both very necessary qualities and that Bilbao Basket will surely appreciate next year.