Thursday, October 30, 2008

Fortitudo announced DJ Strawberry

Fortitudo Bologna found a replacement for Joseph Forte and he is combo guard D.J. Strawberry(1.95-PG/SG) straight out of the Houston Rockets training camp.

He graduated from Maryland and in his last season in the NCAA he averaged 14.9 points 4.4 rebounds and 3.5 assists per game in 34 games. He was drafted in the second round, 59th overall, by the Suns in the 2007 NBA Draft and was signed by Phoenix for a 2 year contract. Since then he played in the NBDL for the Thunderbirds and later on was traded to Houston. He averaged 2.2 points and 0.8 rebounds in 33 games for Houston.