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Eric Griffin (ex Al Naser) agreed terms with Galil Gilboa - Aug 19, 2016


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Eric Griffin
Hapoel Galil Gilboa (National League) inked 26-year old American forward Eric Griffin (203-88kg-90, college: Campbell). He played most recently at Al Naser in UAE D1 league. He helped them to make it to the cup final. Griffin also spent pre-season at the Pistons in NBA that year.
He is a very experienced player. Griffin has quite traveled the world as his pro career brought him to six different countries on three different continents (Europe, Latin America and of course North America). Griffin has played previously professionally in Italy (Jesi), Puerto Rico (Leones), Venezuela (Guaros), NBA (Dallas Mavericks and Miami Heat), Dominican Republic (Indios de San Francisco) and D-League (Texas Legends).
He attended Campbell University until 2012 and it will be his fifth season in pro basketball.
Griffin's game is described as: A slim forward, who is very athletic. Has impressive leaping ability and great timing for shot blocking end grabbing rebounds at both sides of the court. Played a great last season of college ball but all observers tell for him of a further upside, above all if he will be given playing time at professional level and if he will beef up a little.
Offensively, he is a great player in open court situations, but needs to add shooting range. Defensively, he's so quick and agile that he can guard all players from 2 to 5 positions
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Hapoel Galil Gilboa roster for 2016-2017:
Guard:
Michael Qualls
Forwards:
Jason Siggers
Murphy Holloway
Eric Griffin

By Eurobasket Data Center

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Coach Jordanco Davitkov, current Al Shaab head coach is the new head coach of Macedonia NT !! - 11 days ago
The Macedonian Basketball Federation named the experienced 53 years old coach Jordanco Davitkov to be the new head coach of Macedonia senior NT, he will replaces the Serbian coach Dragan Raca who coached the national team during last summer. Actually this is not the first time for coach Jordanco at that position, he coached the senior national team of Macedonia between 2001 until 2007 and since 2009 he has been coaching in Middle east he worked 3 seasons with Al Qadsia then one season wi...   [read more]

Travis
Gabbidon
Al Wasl lands Travis Gabbidon, ex Al Ittihad !! - 11 days ago
Al Wasl Dubai (D1) tabbed 31-year old American forward Travis Gabbidon (201-86, college: UTSA). He started the season at Al Ittihad in Saudi Arabian SBL league. The last season Gabbidon played at Al Shaab. Among other achievements his team made it to the ABA Semifinals in 2014. Gabbidon received also Latinbasket.com All-Mexican LNBP Honorable Mention award back in 2013. He is a very experienced player. And here thanks to pro basketball Gabbidon experienced life in six different countries...   [read more]

Jordanco
Davitkov
Jordanco Davitkov sits in the hot chair of Macedonian NT - 13 days ago
Jordanco Davitkov will be the new Macedonian National Team head coach. The Macedonian specialist will replace unsuccessful Dragan Raca at helm before the European Pre-Qualifiers for the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup where Macedonia will face Kosovo and Estonia. For Davitkov this will be his second time on the "hot chair" as head coach of the Macedonian NT where he stood 10 years earlier, taking over from Marin Dokuzovski (agency: BeoBasket ) in 2001 after the series of unsuccessful atte...   [read more]


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