MENSAH-BONSU, POPS

Height: 2.06
Born: 7 September, 1983
Nationality: United Kingdom of Great Britain
Player Gallery
Euroleague 2014-15 individual rankings
Career Notes
played college basketball at George Washington University (2002-06)...signed for the 2006-07 season by Dallas Mavericks, during the season also played with Fort Worth Flyers in the D-League...moved to Italy for the 2007-08 season, signed by Benetton Basket Treviso...moved to Spain for the 2008-09 season, signed by Joventut Badalona...on January'09 signed by Austin Toros, D-League...on February'09, signed by San Antonio Spurs...on March'09 signed by Toronto Raptors...signed for the 2009-10 season by Houston Rockets...on November'09 signed by Toronto Raptors, played there till December'09...moved to Russia, on January'10, signed by CSKA Moscow....signed for the 2010-11 season by New Orleans Hornets...on February'11, moved to France, signed by Asvel Lyon-Villeurbanne...on December'11 moved to Turksy, signed by Besiktas JK Istanbul...moved to Israel for the 2012-13 season, signed by Maccabi Tel Aviv...on March'13 moved to Spain, signed by Cajasol Sevilla...on April'13 moved to Italy, signed by Olimpia Milano...on October'13 moved to Turkey for the 2013-14 season, signed by Galatasaray Istanbul...moved to Greece for the 2014-15 season, signed by Olympiacos Piraeus....in November'14 moved to Israel, signed by Hapoel Jerusalem.
Miscellaneous
named the 2008-09 Euroleague Week-2 MVP...won the 2012 Eurochallenge with Besiktas JK Istanbul...won the 2009-10 Russian National Championship with CSKA Moscow...won the 2011-12 Turkish National Championship with Besiktas JK Istanbul...won the 2012 Turkish National Cup with Beisktas JK Istanbul...won the 2010 VTB League with CSKA Moscow...played the 2012 Turkish All Star Game...led the 2011-12 Eurochallenge in rebounding (11.8 rpg.)...played the 2007 D-League All Star Game, being named the MVP...named to the 2005-06 All-Atlantic 10 1st Team...member of the British National Team...played at the 2009 European Championship...played at the 2012 Olympic Games.
Euroleague Career Highs
Index rating37Virtus Roma vs. DKV JOVENTUT 10/30/2008
Points23Virtus Roma vs. DKV JOVENTUT 10/30/2008
Offensive rebounds10Virtus Roma vs. DKV JOVENTUT 10/30/2008
Defensive rebounds9Galatasaray vs. CSKA Moscow2/14/2014
Total rebounds16Galatasaray vs. Montepaschi Siena11/21/2013
Assists2Galatasaray vs. Real Madrid3/7/2014
Steals3Galatasaray vs. CSKA Moscow2/14/2014
Blocks3DKV JOVENTUT vs. Union Olimpija Ljubljana10/23/2008
Minutes34Galatasaray vs. CSKA Moscow2/14/2014
CAREER STATS
Euroleague
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG
M-A
% 3FG
M-A
% FT
M-A
% Reb St As Bl
2008-09 DKV Joventut 2 37 18.5 11/29 37.9 0/0 0 15/16 93.8 23 4 4 5
2009-10 CSKA Moscow 9 37 4.1 14/27 51.9 0/1 0 9/18 50 12 6 1 6
2013-14 Galatasaray Liv Hospital Istanbul 18 151 8.4 60/103 58.3 0/2 0 31/53 58.5 117 8 9 7
TOTALS 29 225 7.8 85/159 53.5 0/3 0 55/87 63.2 152 18 14 18
AVERAGES 29 225 7.8 85/159 53.5 0/3 0 55/87 63.2 5.2 0.6 0.5 0.6
Eurocup
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG
M-A
% 3FG
M-A
% FT
M-A
% Reb St As Bl
2007-08 Benetton Tamoil 11 110 10 41/67 61.2 0/0 0 28/42 66.7 92 11 3 10
TOTALS 11 110 10 41/67 61.2 0/0 0 28/42 66.7 92 11 3 10
AVERAGES 11 110 10 41/67 61.2 0/0 0 28/42 66.7 8.4 1 0.3 0.9
Career Stats
Other Competition                                                                                                                                                                                            
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG
M-A
% 3FG
M-A
% FT
M-A
% Reb St As Bl
2002/03  George Washington 29 292 10.1 103/176 58.5 0/0 0/0 86/129 66.7 164 29 11 27
2003/04  George Washington 30 348 11.6 125/203 61.6 0/0 0/0 98/143 68.5 161 25 12 30
2004/05  George Washington 30 379 12.6 141/247 57.1 0/0 0/0 97/170 57.1 197 26 24 46
2005/06  George Washington 23 289 12.6 101/179 56.4 0/0 0/0 87/163 53.4 154 10 18 38
2006/07  Dallas 12 29 2.4 11/17 64.7 0/0 0/0 7/18 38.9 21 1 0 0
 Fort Worth 26 412 15.8 154/275 56 0/0 0/0 104/173 60.1 271 20 16 34
2007/08  Benetton 31 286 9.2 106/179 59.2 1/1 100 71/130 54.6 256 40 8 33
2008/09  Badalona 5 56 11.2 32/31 103.2 0/3 0 10/15 66.7 27 6 3 7
 Austin 8 213 26.6 76/123 61.8 0/2 0 61/87 70.1 104 12 19 20
 San Antonio 3 15 5 5/7 71.4 0/0 0/0 5/7 71.4 10 1 0 1
 Toronto 19 96 5.1 34/94 36.2 0/2 0 28/41 68.3 103 8 6 4
2009/10  Houston 4 5 1.3 1/4 25 0/0 0/0 3/6 50 4 1 1 1
 Toronto 16 34 2.1 12/29 41.4 0/0 0/0 10/18 55.6 31 3 2 8
 CSKA 12 80 6.7 30/52 57.7 0/0 0.0 20/37 54.1 55 4 5 1
2010/11  New Orleans 7 2 0.3 1/3 33.3 0/0 0.0 0/0 0.0 11 0 2 0
 Asvel 13 231 16.5 85/158 53.8 2/3 66.7 55/83 66.3 130 19 18 7
2011/12  Besiktas 33 423 12.8 156/252 61.9 2/4 50.0 105/159 66.0 256 31 18 28
2012/13  Sevilla 6 38 6.3 15/39 38.5 0/0 0.0 8/15 53.3 29 3 3 2
 Olimpia Milano 9 72 8.0 28/42 66.7 0/0 0.0 16/43 37.2 63 3 5 6
2013/14  Galatasaray 37 329 8.9 124/198 62.6 1/2 50.0 78/128 60.9 229 17 18 14