ANDl Real Madrid has closed the incorporation of Guerschon Yabusele for the next season. The conversations between the white club and the French power forward, 2.01 meters, 25 years old were well advanced, but the player wanted to rush his options to return to the NBA, where he already played with the Celtics.
The power forward, whose signing the journalist Chema de Lucas has advanced, was one of the priorities of the white team to fill the gap of Usman Garuba, which they practically give up for lost because he will go to the NBA if, as it seems, he is chosen among the 15 best of the next draft. It could also compensate for the march of Gabriel Deck to the Thunder and cover the gap of a Anthony Randolph It is unknown how he will return from his Achilles tendon injury.
Yabusele, who has been active in the ASVEL Villeurbanne Last season, he has averaged 11.0 points (52.8% in shots of two and 38.4% in triples), 4.2 rebounds and 11.0 efficiency in the Euroleague. Against Madrid he had a great performance in the WiZink Center with 21 points and seven sacks.
French Players Poker
Next to Thomas heurtel, who will arrive with a 1 + 1 contract from the same team; Vincent Poirier, who signed for the final stretch of the season; Y Fabien Causeur, with one year remaining, Yabusele will complete the poker of French Real Madrid players for the next year.
The power forward has experience in the NBA after playing 74 games between 2017 and 2019 with the Celtics, who selected him 16th in the 2016 draft. His averages there were 2.3 points and 1.4 rebounds in 6 , 6 minutes of play. Besides in United States and in his France natal has played in China in two stages enrolled in the Shanghai sharks and in the Nanjing Monkey Kings.
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