Dinamo Sassari tabs veteran guard Logan

Jul 05, 2014 by Euroleague.net Print
Dinamo Sassari tabs veteran guard Logan
David Logan - Alba Berlin - EC13 (photo Radnicki)_54705

For its Turkish Airlines debut, Dinamo Banco di Sardegna Sassari has added another solid and experienced player to its backcourt with the signing of combo guard David Logan on Saturday. Logan (1.84 meters, 32 years old) arrives from Alba Berlin, a team that met Sassari in the Eurocup eightfinals last seaon. He was a key factor in Alba advancing to the Eurocup quarterfinals with 13.7 points per game, 46 three-pointers scored (sixth among all Eurocup scorers) and 89.7% accuracy from the foul line. In the 2013-14 season, he won the German Cup with Alba Berlin.

A native of Chicago and with a Polish passport since 2009, Logan played college basketball at Indianapolis, and started his pro career in Italy with Edimes Pavia during the 2005-06 season. He played then for Ramat Hasharon of Israel, and Forth Worth Flyers, before going to Poland at SKS Starogard in January 2007. Then he played for Turow Zgorzelec in 2007-08, reaching the Eurocup Final eight, and for two seasons with Asseco Prokom Gdynia, taking two Polish League titles and being named also the 2010 Finals MVP. After spending the 2010-11 season in Spain with Caja Laboral Vitoria, Logan signed with Panathinaikos Athens. Under coach Obradovic he won the Greek Cup and played at the 2012 Turkish Airlines Euroleague Final Four in Istanbul. He moved to Maccabi Tel Aviv for the 2012-13 season to win the Israeli Cup before landing in the German capital of Berlin last season. Logan has played 102 Euroleague games with four different teams, averaging 11.5 points per game.