Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Boom Osby Goes Back to Romania

Bambale Osby (2006-08) has signed with his fourth team of the season, going back to Romania (where he played last year) to play for BC Argeş Piteşti. The team's press release (translation) says this contract is for the remainder of the season:
"Osby signed with us until the end of the season, with possibility of extension for another year." said Sorin Căprărescu, coach at BC Arges Pitesti.

In the current season Osby has moved between Ironi Ramat Gan in Israel and Austria at Allianz Swans Gmunden. Before the official start of the 2009/10 season, Osby had reached an agreement with Phoenix Hagen German team but canceled his contract with the team after the death of his grandmother.

In 2008/09 season, Osby played in 28 regular season and 3 playoff games: 2 in the Romanian Cup and 1 in the EuroChallenge. In the Romanian league, he averaged 11.1 points, 7.4 rebounds, 1.0 assists, and 1.0 blocks to go with 2.9 turnovers in 22.1 minutes per game.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

In his first game with Pitesti, Boom played 19 minutes, scored 15 points, going 4 for 9, 7-11 at the line. He pulled down 5 rebounds,and had 2 assists. Pitesti is in 3rd place in the Romanian A League