Tuesday, September 22, 2009
Michael Wright to sign with Turow
According to sportowefakty.pl, American forward/center Michael Wright(2.03-PF/C) will sign a contract with Turow in Poland. The 29-year old player suffered an injury last season that knocked him out for the second half of the season.
According to the article, Michael Wright should already be considered a player of Turow but it has not been announced yet by the official site of Turow.Wright was drafted by the New York Knicks in 2001 in the second round in the 39th position. Being undersized for the power forward position he sought his luck in Europe.
He played in Slask, Granada, Hapoel Tel Aviv, Alba Berlin, Besiktas, Pau Orthez and last season he played for Turk Telekom averaging 14.6 points and 5.2 rebounds in 19 games . Wright is known for his exceptional strength and skill to play in the paint but being prone to injuries prevented him from having an even bigger career in Europe.