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April 15, 2015 Updates

Olimpia Milano captain Alessandro Gentile said he will decide his future after the season. The Houston Rockets want to bring him to the NBA from next season. Gentile was selected by the Rockets in the second round of the 2014 NBA Draft. “I will decide after the Serie A playoffs whether to go to the NBA from next season or not. It looks like everyone has decided for me. But I am the only one to decide. I am very pleased that the Rockets are so interested in me. They treat me like a player that will go playing with them. Sportando

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March 25, 2015 Updates

Alessandro Gentile's three-year contract with Olimpia Milano doesn't include an NBA out in 2015 and there's no buyout clause in his deal, source tells HoopsHype. A 53rd pick in the 2014 draft, Gentile is averaging 13.2 ppg, 2.7 rpg and 2.5 apg in the Euroleague this season. HoopsHype

“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. Sportando

March 12, 2015 Updates

Alessandro Gentile talked with La Gazzetta dello Sport also about his future. Gentile has a contract beyond this season with Olimpia Milano with whom he has won the Serie A Championship last June as captain. Alessandro Gentile was selected by the Houston Rockets in the second round of the 2014 NBA Draft and he did not rule out jumping overseas very soon. “The Rockets make me feel like one of their family even if I never went to Houston yet. They came to Europe very often to watch me and the contacts are frequent. The NBA is a challenge that fascinates me more and more and could come vert soon. But now I am just focused on winning a back-to-back title with Olimpia Milano. But the final results of this season won’t affect my future decisions” said Gentile. Sportando

Emiliano Carchia: Alessandro Gentile to La Gazzetta dello Sport: The NBA is a challenge that fascinates me more and more and that could come very soon. Now I am just focused on winning a second championship with Olimpia Milano but our results won’t affect my future decisions Twitter @sportando

December 15, 2014 Updates
September 17, 2014 Updates

Alessandro Gentile spoke with Leggo about his future and the NBA. The captain of the “Men in Red” was selected by the Rockets in the second round of the 2014 NBA Draft. “NBA? I am not interested right now. I am happy in Milano. Maybe in the future I’ll go to the NBA. Maybe yes, maybe no” said Gentile. “I am just focused on improving my game” added Gentile. Sportando

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Olimpia Milano captain Alessandro Gentile will meet on Sunday with Cavaliers and Hawks officials who are in Milan for the Euroleague Final Four. The Italian rising start will be in the next NBA draft and could be selected late in the second round. Gentile averaged 11.4 points per game in Euroleague with 2.4 rebounds and 2.3 assists and is scoring 11 points per game in Serie A. Sportando

January 15, 2014 Updates

The Denver Nuggets are eyeing Alessandro Gentile and they will scout him at the next Italian Cup Final Eight in Milano, scheduled for February 7-9. Alessandro Gentile is the captain of Olimpia Milano and will be at next NBA draft (Draftexpress projected him as 49th pick in its last mock draft). Sportando

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