Panathinaikos OPAP Athens has announced the arrival of guard Paris Lee, who has signed a two-year deal. Lee (1.83 meters, 27 years old) arrives from AS Monaco, where last season he made his Turkish Airlines EuroLeague debut. In 36 games, mainly off the bench, Lee contributed 7.2 points, 1.4 rebounds, 2.4 assists and 1.1 steals to help Monaco reach the playoffs in the team's first EuroLeague campaign.
Panathinaikos signs Paris Lee
Lee played college ball at Illinois State from 2013 to 2017. The very next season he crossed the pond to pursue a pro career in Europe, as he joined Antwerp of Belgium, with which he played a total 83 games in two seasons and was also named MVP of the league. He then moved to Germany to play with Brose Bamberg in the 2019-20 season before landing in France, where he played with Orleans in 2020-21 prior to arriving at Monaco.