Monday, August 25, 2008
Sam Hoskin to China
Sam Hoskin (206-PF/C) decided to sign in China with the ZHEJIANG WANMA CYCLONES according to eurobasket.com instead of accepting offers from Russia, Turkey and Greece(Paok). Last season Sam Hoskin played for Cibona while he has also played for Olympiakos, Dynamo Moscow, Ural Great and Hapoel Galil Elion.
Hoskin was set to sign in Russia with either Enisey or Ural Great or with the Greek team Paok before the chinese team convinced the player. According to the article Hoskin intends on returning to europe to help a quality team in March since the Chinese season last for seven months instead of the nine month european season.
Hoskin averaged 13.7 points and 5.8 rebounds in 13 games in last season's Euroleague playing for Cibona.