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DeAndre Daniels is added to the roster of KTP Basket

DeAndre Daniels is added to the roster of KTP Basket

KTP Basket Kotka (Korisliiga) strengthened their roster with addition of 27-year old American forward DeAndre Daniels. Daniels played in the summer at Caneros Del Este in LNB league in Dominican Republic. He managed to play in three leagues in three countries last year (!!!). In three LNB games he recorded 9.7ppg, 5.3rpg, 1.0apg, 1.3spg and 1.0bpg.Part of last season Daniels spent at the Texas Legends in NBA where in 8 games he averaged 5.4ppg, 5.0rpg and 1.3bpg. Daniels also played for Spartak Primorie Vladivostok (Superleague 1) in Russian league. In 5 games he had 6.4ppg and 5.2rpg.In 2014 Daniels was drafted by Toronto Raptors (NBA) in second round (37th overall). The former University of Connecticut star is in his sixth season in pro basketball.Among other achievements, Daniels played in the final of NBA Summer League in Las Vegas, NV in 2017. He received also Australiabasket.com All-Australian NBL Honorable Mention award back in 2015.Daniels is a very experienced player. Thanks to his pro career he managed to play on three different continents (Europe, Australia and of course North America) in four different countries. Daniels has played previously professionally in Italy, Turkey (Yesilgiresun Bld), Australia (Perth Wildcats) and NBA G League (College Park Skyhawks, Maine Red Claws, Raptors 905 Missisauga and Agua Caliente Clippers of Ontario).