ANDhe Unicaja has made official the arrival of Devin Williams to the Malaga team. The Carpena team had a clear desire to strengthen their painting for some time. An old dream that comes true after the North American center has passed the physical tests required by the entity chaired by Antonio Jesús López Nieto.
Williams he had had problems in the soleus and that did not convince the typesetters who asked the player for a complete medical report on that ailment from the past. Now all that remains is for it to be reviewed by the doctors of the Los Guindos club.
A track record with a lot of experience
Devin Williams is a player who is characterized by his great physical power and ability to score near the rim, in addition to having a good reading of the game that allows him to give basket passes to his teammates. Educated at the University of West Virginia, at 27 years old he has experience in various countries.
After his During his university period, he played in Australia, in the ranks of Melbourne United, in the North American G-League with the Maine Red Claws and in Puerto Rico with Vaqueros de Bayamón.. As of the 2018-19 season he makes the leap to Europe, first to Turkey, to Demir Insaat Buyukcekmece Basket, where his good role (17.7 pts on average) took him that same year to the Buducnost Montenegrin where he played the Euroleague. There he met with Norris Coleunder the command of Jasmin Repesa, former coach of Unicaja.
Tofas Bursa fWas his next destination where he was one of the best players in the euro cup and the Turkish league. Thus, his numbers in the Ottoman competition were 15.4 points and 7.5 rebounds, while in the 16 games of the European competition his averages were 15.1 points, 8.1 rebounds and a PIR of 18.1.
After his European experience, last season he undertook the Asian adventure, playing in China and South Korea. This 2021-22 season, he started it in the ranks of the turkish bahçeehir, but physical problems already resolved had prevented him from having continuity and on December 31 he became a free agent.