“The fifth Italian in the NBA is going to be Alessandro Gentile. He will move to the Rockets this summer” said Hackett. Alessandro Gentile signed a contract extension with EA7 last summer and he was supposed to remain in Europe for two more years before moving overseas. But his plans seem different now and he is ready to join the Rockets in 2015.
December 2, 2016 | 9:20 pm EST Update
Adrian Wojnarowski: Including bonuses, the first year of the $37M Motiejunas offer sheet is slightly frontloaded at $9.8M, league source tells @The Vertical.
Jonathan Feigen: Donatas Motiejunas: “Whichever team I go to, I’m going to give my heart to. I’m going to put in the work and defend that team. I’ll do my job. I’m thankful the Brooklyn Nets acknowledged my talent. They checked out my health and found no problems.”