Pro A team BV Chemnitz have announced the contract extension of Joe Lawson. Lawson is a 24 year old 201cm forward from Indianapolis, Indiana that is going into his third professional season and third in Germany. After being a rookie with the BiG Oettinger Rockets Gotha (Germany-ProA) in 2015 and playing 38 games averaging 11.6ppg, 4.9rpg, FGP: 59.8%, 3PT: 38.8%, FT: 69.4%, he came back last season with BV Chemnitz and improved his stats across the board as he played 40 games averaging 15.4ppg, 6.6rpg, 1.4apg, FGP: 58.2%, 3PT: 42.9%, FT: 81.4%. Last season he scored in double figures in 33 games and scored 20 points or more nine times. His best scoring games last season were 36 points against Trier, 26 points against ex team Gotha and 24 points against Crailsheim.