Brooklynite Wright Joins French Basketball Club
Joel Wright has signed a deal with France (ProA) powerhouse, Cholet.
Wright, 26, is slated to compete in Europe for the first team in his young professional career. A 2014 graduate of Texas State (NCAA D1 - Sun Belt Conference), Wright spent the past two seasons in the NBA Development League.
The former Thomas Jefferson (N.Y.) High School star averaged 14.38 points per game in his two-year D-League career. His accomplishments resulted in an invitation to the 2016 NBA Summer League.