Taylor Rochestie confirms joining Tianjin Gold Lions

2018-08-19T15:21:29+00:00 2018-08-19T18:12:24+00:00.

Antigoni Zachari

19/Aug/18 15:21


Taylor Rochestie is on to the next chapter of his career and ready to play in China.

By Antigoni Zachari / info@eurohoops.net

Former Crvena Zvezda ace Taylor Rochestie confirmed on his twitter account that the next step in his career will be in China.

Rochestie, 33, has signed a deal with Chinese League’s Tianjin Ronggang Gold Lions for the upcoming season.

The 2015 Alphonso Ford Top Scorer award winner averaged 13.4 points, 5 assists and 2.3 rebounds in 30 EuroLeague games this past season with Crvena Zvezda.

Rochestie has plenty of experience in European basketball with clubs like Lokomotiv, Maccabi Tel Aviv, Siena, Nizhny Novgorod and Baskonia (formerly Caja Laboral).

This will be Rochestie’s first experience outside Europe.