Tuesday, September 16, 2008

Amara Sy returns to ASVEL.. again.

ASVEL Villeurbanne announced Amara Sy(2.03-SF/PF) via their official website. The athletic french forward returns back to ASVEL after a year's absence playing for AEK Athens in Greece. Amara Sy started his career with Villeurbanne and has also played for Le Mans for 3 seasons and then went back to Villeurbanne before leaving for AEK.

Grall Pierre, executive director for ASVEL commented: "We reached an agreement with Amara for the upcoming season. The signing of his contract is subject to the agreement with AEK Athens on the buy-out amount. Amara Sy has another year under contract with the greek team. We hope to conclude this transaction during the week."

Amara Sy averaged 9.3 points 6.3 rebounds and 1.3 steals in 27 games in the A1 greek league.