Clint Capela leaves Swiss National Team due to injury, journalist Omar Gargantini reports. The NBA rookie already travelled to Houston. Capela won’t play with Swiss National Team the three remaining games for Eurobasker 2015 QR.
After failing a third drug test in 1989, he was banned from the NBA. He had played 72 games over two seasons for the Warriors and Atlanta Hawks, averaging 3.1 points and 2.4 rebounds. Washburn would play for a few years in the Continental Basketball Association and the U.S. Basketball League. He also played overseas in Argentina, Puerto Rico, Greece, Spain, Switzerland and Colombia. “The drugs were really good in Colombia,” he says.
British big man Ryan Richards will play with Lugano Tigers, in Switzerland, next season. The center born in 1991 and selected by San Antonio Spurs in the 2010 NBA Draft with the 49th overall has already played in Swiss with BBC Monthey in 2009-10 averaging 13.3ppg, 5.2rpg in 6 games.