Issuf Sanon selected by the Wizards

2018-06-22T05:42:15+00:00 2018-06-22T05:42:15+00:00.

Aris Barkas

22/Jun/18 05:42

One more European player is drafted and probably stashed by the Wizards who are turning to be one of the most international NBA teams.

By Eurohoops team/

Ukrainian 18 years old guard Issuf Sanon who spend the season with Union Olimpija in Slovenia was the 44th pick of the NBA draft by the Washington Wizards.

The young player is expected to stay in Europe in order to develop his game, since he emerged in the basketball scene just two years ago.

He made his name at the 2017 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship, in Slovakia. In seven games he averaged 19.3 points, 6.1 rebounds, 2.7 assists, and 3.4 steals per game.

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