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@ 21.41Serie A0 Virtus Roma reportedly signing Austin Freeman to replace Triche
Virtus Roma is finalizing an agreement with Olrandina Basket for Austin Freeman. The American guard will replace Brandon Triche in Roma. Freman is playing with Capo d’Orlando but he was brought to Italy by Roma’s GM Nicola Alberani when he was with Forlì.
Virtus Roma, in arrivo Austin Freeman da Capo d'Orlando.
— Andrea Barocci (@AndreaBarocci) February 26, 2015
@ 19.59America0 Jamario Moon waived by Guaros de Lara
Guaros de Lara waived Jamario Moon. The former NBA ended his experience in Venezuela and now the team is on the market looking for a new player.
@ 16.55Germany0 Ian Vougioukas signs with Ulm, despite GM of the team denied interest
Ian Vougioukas signed a contract with Ratiopharm Ulm till the end of the season, according to sources. The Greek big man will fly on Friday to Germany to have the physicals with the team. The GM of Ulm denied the info about the advanced talks with Vougioukas but after a few days…he signed.
@ 08.41Serie A0 Openjobmetis Varese interested in Josh Akognon
Openjobmetis Varese is pursuing Josh Akognon, according to La Prealpina. The American-Nigerian guard has played in China averaging more than 30 points and 3 assists per game this season. Varese was close to acquiring Akognon before Pozzecco stepped down as head coach of the team. The new coach Caja will seek the market looking for all the European or Cotonou players available and will then decide whether to add Akognon or another athlete.
@ 08.29Russia0 Willie Deane leaving Varese to return to Krasny Oktyabr
Willie Deane is leaving Openjobmetis Varese to return to Krasny Oktyabr. The combo guard has played with the Russian team until the end of last season when he moved to Olimpia Milano, winning Serie A championship. During the summer Deane signed with Varese.