Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Josh Pace From BC Kalev To NBA D-League

Former BC Kalev Cramo guard Josh Pace (Syracuse University) has been selected to the NBA D-League Draft Pool for the 2009 Draft. Pace, who just returned from Estonia after winning an Estonian League Championship in June, is projected to be drafted by a team within the D-League when the draft takes place in November.

D-League teams within the Southwest and Central Divisions have already expressed great interest in Pace and have plans to select the veteran if he's availabe at their pick.

The former Kalev Cramo guard has received interest from teams in numerous sectors which included the NBA, overseas and now the NBA D-League. Initially there were nibbles from four NBA teams and over a dozen other teams from Israel, Germany, Australia and the United Kingdom who expressed heavy interest in the veteran guard. Pace averaged 9 points, 4 rebounds and 1 assist per game while with BC Kalev this past season. Last summer he had tryouts with the Indiana Pacers, Miami Heat and Golden State Warriors of the NBA. He will sign a D-league contract in September.

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