Darussafaka goes big with Hamilton

Darussafaka Tekfen Istanbul put some size in its frontcourt on Saturday by signing young center Johnny Hamilton for the next 7DAYS EuroCup season. Hamilton (2.13 meters, 25 years old) played his first pro season with Gran Rapids of the G-League, averaging 11.2 points, 8.7 rebounds, 2.4 blocks and 1.3 assists over 49 games and playing an important role in the playoffs. Hamilton had previously divided his time between three universities: Jacksonville College, Virginia Tech and University of Texas-Arlington. He is a native of Trinidad and Tobago.