Galatasaray announced, via their official website, the signing of american combo guard Darius Washington(1.88-PG/SG) for the next season. Washington has a bosman passport and was going to play in the Orlando Summer League coming off a good season with Ural Great.
He has played for Paok in Greece, Nymburk in the Czech Republic(won the czech league) and played for Aris Thessaloniki in the Euroleague after he was waived by the San Antonio Spurs that he played for briefly in 2007. Washington averaged 10.2 points 2.8 rebounds and 3.1 assists in 9 games in the Euroleague and also averaged 10 points 2.1 assists and 3 rebounds in 17 games in the greek A1 league. Last season he played for Ural Great averaging 13.1 points 2.9 rebounds and 3.1 assists in 18 games for the Russian Superleague.