Tuesday, January 27, 2009
Alba Berlin announced Kenny Adeleke
Alba Berlin announced via their official website, nigerian center Kenny Adeleke(2.05-C) to replace the injured Patrick Femerling(2.15-C). Coach Luka Pavicevic said that Adeleke was the ideal candidate to replace Femerling and help Alba in their Top-16.
Adeleke's last team was Lukoil Academic but he didn't stay there very long. He is a fierce rebounder and adds size under the boards for any team. He also played in Israel excelling in rebounding as well. His numbers this season were quite impressive. He averaged 13.3 points and 13 rebounds in 3 games for the Eurocup and also 15.2 points and 12.7 rebounds in 13 games for the bulgarian league.