Willie Warren joins Piratas de Vargas
6.4" American point guard Willie Warren has signed with the Venezuelan Superliga de Balocesto SLB team Piratas de Vargas. Willie had a great season in Qatar, where he collected 20.8ppg, 7.4 rpg and 9.9 apg (first of league) for Al Shamal Doha. Willie is a Combo-Guard with outstanding ball-handling skills, great athleticism and talent. He is able to create his own shot, passes the ball amazingly, can shoot off the dribble or catch and shot from the three point line. Really quick first step, good defender, very good rebounder for his size.
In 2010 he was drafted by Los Angeles Clippers (NBA) in second round (54th overall). Warren attended University of Oklahoma and it is his tenth season in pro basketball. His team made it to the FIBA Asia Champions Cup Finalist final.Warren is a very experienced player. Thanks to his pro career he managed to play on three different continents (Europe, Asia and of course North America) in seven different countries. Warren has played previously professionally in China (Golden Bulls and Brave Dragons), Hungary (Szolnok), Iran, Israel (Rishon), Mexico (Mineros), Lebanon (Al Riyadi), Saudi Arabia (Wehda Mecca), Taiwan (Taoyuan Pilots) Italy (Virtus Bologna), NBA (LA Clippers) and NBA G League (Texas Legends and Rio Grande Valley Vipers).