Darussafaka adds Brown to backcourt

Darussafaka Istanbul signed another weapon for its backcourt in Markel Brown. The guard split last season between Houston in the NBA and Oklahoma City and Rio Grande in the D-League. Brown (1.91 meters, 26 years old) averaged 16.9 points, 4.5 rebounds and 1.4 steals in 31 D-League games. He returns to Europe after spending the 2016-17 campaign with Khimki Moscow Region, with which he reached the 7DAYS EuroCup Quarterfinals. Brown has also played for Brooklyn in the NBA, and Maine in the D-League.