Tuesday morning he was in Brussels’ Zaventem International Airport when the ISIS terrorist attack that killed 31 and injured more than 200 more took place. Fortunately, the Hall of Fame player was unhurt. He posted these on Facebook: “Thank you everyone. I am safe here. God is good.”
JJ Avila signed a contract to play in Belgium with Leuven Bears. The contract has an NBA out. Avila comes from Colorado State where he averaged 16.7 points, 7.5 rebounds and 2.8 assists per game as senior.
Proximus Spirou (Scooore League) inked 28-year old American forward Josh Bostic (196-104kg-87, college: Findlay, OH). He played recently at Grand Rapids Drive (D-League) in the U.S.. In 15 games he recorded 6.7ppg, 3.3rpg and 1.4apg this season. Bostic was called during the season by the Detroit Pistons. He was called during the season by the Golden State Warriors. The most of last season Bostic spent at Spartak St.Petersburg in Russian league. In 15 VTB United League games he averaged 10.9ppg, 4.1rpg, 2.1apg and 1.4spg. He also played at Chalon/Saor (ProA) in French league earlier that season. In 6 games he averaged 9.0ppg, 3.3rpg and 1.8apg. Bostic also played 4 games in Eurocup where he averaged 5.3ppg, 3.5rpg and 1.5apg.