FC Barcelona, center Dorsey agree to stay together

Aug 17, 2016 by Euroleague.net Print
FC Barcelona, center Dorsey agree to stay together
FC Barcelona Lassa and center Joey Dorsey, who finished last season with the team, will remain together for two more years, club announced on Wednesday. Dorsey (2.03 meters, 32 years old), who had also played for Barcelona during the 2013-14 campaign, joined Barcelona during last season’s Top 16 and averaged 5.3 points and 7 rebounds in nine Turkish Airlines EuroLeague games. In his first go-around with the club, Dorsey helped Barcelona win the 2014 Spanish League title and reach the EuroLeague Final Four that season. Before that, as a mid-season addition, Dorsey was a key factor as Olympiacos Piraeus won both the EuroLeague and the Greek League titles in 2012. He has also played for Memphis, Houston, Sacramento and Toronto of the NBA, Rio Grande of the D-League, Caja Laboral Vitoria of Spain and Royal Hali Gaziantep and Galatasaray Odeabank Istanbul of Turkey. He had started last season with Galatasaray, were he averaged 7.9 points and 6.5 rebounds in 15 EuroCup games before re-joining Barcelona.