NBA 18/08/2012, 08.49 0 Rumors
Virtus Roma will close ita roster for the upcoming season with Gani Lawal. The American big man just got the Nigerian passport due to his father roots and will play as Cotonou. Lawal started last season in Poland with Zastal Zielona Gora averaging 14.7ppg, 10.2rpg, 1.1bpg in PLK. When lockout ended returned to the State but he he didn't get a contract offer. As free agent signed in China with Xinjang Flying Tigers where he recorded averages of 18.4ppg, 12.3rpg, 1.3bpg. As soon as the Chinese season finished, Lawal signed back in Zastal Zielona Gora but he was cut after a few games. The forward then moved to Chorale Roanne in France where he scored 6.3ppg and 3.5rpg in 4 games.