HoopsHype Bobby Brown rumors

March 24, 2014 Updates

The 10th signing of a non Greek player this season in Olympiacos is going to be the biggest, if completed. The defending Euroleague champions have decided to boost their roster for the almost certain Greek league finals against Panathinaikos and the player they want to add is Bobby Brown. The 29years old American guard was Euroleague’s top scorer last season as a member of Siena – having almost 19 point per game – and he recently concluded his season in the Chinese CBA. EuroHoops.net

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The Chinese Basketball Association season is currently in its playoff semifinals, meaning a slew of former NBA players could be available as free agents in the coming weeks. There has been interest in former Celtic Lester Hudson, who scored 40 points in Xinjiang’s victory over Dongguan. Former Sacramento King Bobby Brown tallied 45 points in that game. Other ex-NBAers in China are Shelden Williams, Delonte West, James Singleton, Donte Green, Yi Jianlian, Dominique Jones, and Hamed Haddadi. Boston Globe

March 8, 2014 Updates

Sam Amick: With Feb. free agency behind us, one name to remember: Bobby Brown,the dynamic PG whose Chinese team is on verge of falling out of playoffs. Bobby Brown can't return to NBA until season ends - & he's on Clippers radar- but he has been refining those skills - Twitter @sam_amick

February 23, 2014 Updates

Ramona Shelburne: While the the league waits for the buyout market to take shape, keep an eye on Bobby Brown, whose season in China ends in two weeks. Twitter @ramonashelburne

January 10, 2014 Updates

Timing is everything, as they say, and the timing is tough for Bobby Brown at the moment. Despite all the NBA opportunity that has arisen from the endless rash of point guard injuries, and despite the fact that the 29-year-old is on the short list of worthy talents to fill one of the many voids, he can't get out of his contract with Dongguan in China until their season ends on Feb. 16. Brown hasn't played in the NBA since 2010, but anyone who pays attention to the famed Drew League in Los Angeles during the summer months knows that he's an NBA talent. In China, he's nothing short of a star, as he's averaging 31.9 points and 5.8 assists per game. The Clippers, who are likely without point guard Chris Paul until after the mid-February All-Star break because of a shoulder injury, are known to have interest in Brown. USA Today Sports

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How was that phone call when you were told Ukraine wanted you? PJ: My agent Andre Buck told me 'Yo, this is getting serious, man'. I really thought about it and all my friends told me I should do it. You are going out there, you're going to play basketball, even though you are away from home... Get that experience, playing for coach Fratello. Go for it. Everybody was pushing me to do it: Baron Davis, Bobby Brown, Brandon Heath, Trevor Ariza... HoopsHype

August 25, 2013 Updates
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The American guard talked to Eurohoops about the new challenge he has in his career, his goal at the CBA and he admits he was on advanced discussion with Olympiacos –before Vasilis Spanoulis signed his new contract- and Barcelona. He also states that someday he will play at the NBA. “Yes I’m very happy with my decision to go to China, it will be and new challenge and experience for me and I’m ready for it. I expect to go there and try to win a championship, that’s my goal on any team I’m on. I expect to go there and be vocal and lead by example leader, It will be different as far as the culture of there but I’ m able to adjust to anything as long as I’m playing basketball”. Did he talk with anybody who knew about CBA, before he signed? “I spoke to one of my good friends Pooh Jeter who plays over there and he was telling me how the league. I know we have a great coach who knows his stuff about basketball. Also helps that he speaks English because he is from Australia (Brian Goorjian, the ex – head coach of the Boomers). EuroHoops.net

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Jared Zwerling: Source: Bobby Brown's workout went well. No offer at this point. #Knicks will continue to evaluate. Beno Udrih is still highly targeted. Twitter @JaredZwerling

Ian Begley: In addition to Sean May & Bobby Brown, I heard DJ White is also working out for #Knicks today. @Adrian Wojnarowski 1st reported Sean May workout. Twitter @IanBegley

New York's top free-agent priority remains Beno Udrih, according to sources familiar with the team's thinking. They will bring in guard Bobby Brown for a workout in New York on Wednesday, a league source said. The Knicks showed interest in Brown earlier in the summer, working out the former EuroLeague standout in Las Vegas. ESPN.com

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