The London Lions have signed British national team point guard Luke Nelson, the club announced on Wednesday.
Lions land London-born guard Nelson
Born in London and raised in Worthing, England, Nelson (1.90 meters, 27 years old) will make his 7DAYS EuroCup debut this season. He arrives from Le Portel, where Nelson averaged 8.3 points and 4.0 assists in the French League last season. He has played for BG Goettingen in Germany and Real Betis and Manresa in Spain after finishing a successful college basketball career at the University of California at Irvine. Nelson was the 2016-17 Big West Conference Player of the Year with Irvine.