Tuesday, October 13, 2009
Hapoel Migdal signed Brandon Hunter
Hapoel Migdal announced the signing of American power forward Brandon Hunter(2.01-PF/C) via their official website. The deal is for one season with an option for another season.
Brandon Hunter played in Italy last season replacing the much advertised Shawn Kemp, after Kemp returned to the States without playing a single game for Montegranaro.
He graduated from the University of Ohio in 2003 and he was selected at number 56, in the 2nd round of the 2003 draft by Boston. His rights were traded to Charlotte next year and after that he was loaned to Orlando.In 2006 he went to Greece to play for Panathinaikos where he only played a few games. During that summer the took part in the summer camp of Cleveland trynig to secure a contract in the NBA. Later on he went to Italy to play for Napoli, Livorno and Biella. As a player of Montegranaro last season he averaged 13.3 points 9.5 rebounds and 2 steals per game in 30 games of the LegaA1.