Wednesday, December 10, 2008
Surgut released Akingbala
Russian team University Surgut released nigerian center Akin Akingbala(2.08-C). According to the announcement Akingbala and the team parted ways after mutual consent and so the nigerian center will be looking for a new team.
Akingbala played for Ventspils last season, where he excelled as a defensive player in the paint dishing out blocks right and left. Before that he played in the LEB Gold for Lleida leaving the NBDL behind. Akingbala has so far averaged 5 points and 3.3 rebounds in 6 games in the Russian Superleague.