David Rivers becomes Tofas Bursa Global Ambassador

2017-08-01T20:56:40+00:00 2017-08-01T20:57:38+00:00.

Antonis Stroggylakis

01/Aug/17 20:56


1997 European champion with Olympiacos and Final Four MVP David Rivers has been appointed as the official Global Ambassador by Tofas Bursa.

By Eurohoops team/ info@eurohoops.net

One of the fastest players that have ever graced the European courts, Rivers played for the Turkish club during 1999-2000, helping them win the domestic league and cup titles. Three years before he had led Olympiacos to its first European Championship title, averaging 27 points in the two Final Four games of 1997.

The related announcement is as follows:

Tofas Fiat Professional Basketball Club Announces, from our history of legendary players, David Rivers, has been chosen to be the Global Ambassador for the Club. David Rivers will join the efforts of Tofas Fiat Basketball Club in their continued aspirations to be leaders by example in their community, as well as on the international stage. David Rivers will represent the Club starting the 2017-2018 season, 7Days EuroCup TOFAŞ, as “Club Global Ambassador”. David Rivers is one of European Basketball most important players in the history of American professional basketball players, he played in the years 1999 and 2000 wearing the TOFAŞ FIAT Jersey en route to Championships on top of League and Cup titles taken in historic successes as a leader. David Rivers will begin the 2017-2018 season working with Euroleague’s “One Team” Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) platform (one team), and will also participate in other various social responsibility projects TOFAS FIAT will be representing.