Tuesday, November 11, 2008
Rumors about Matt Walsh and Charleroi
Matt Walsh(1.98-SG/SF) is rumored to be close to signing with Charleroi. The american small forward was waived by the Miami Heat earlier during the pre-season and by the looks of it he will be signing again with Charleroi that he helped to conquer the Belgium League last season.
He originally signed as an undrafted free agent from the University of Florida with the Heat. He was waived on November 18, 2005, playing one regular season contest. In the 2006 preseason, he was signed by the New Jersey Nets and released in October.He started his european career in Greece and Olympia Larisa(2006-2007) and the next season he started in Manresa in Spain but ended up in Chareroi in Belgium in February. He helped Charleroi to conquer the Belgium League. Walsh averaged 14 games: 12.4 points 4.8 rebounds and 1.9 assists per game in 14 games of the Belgian league for Charleroi.