Milan signs scorer Sykes

Dec 27, 2019 by Euroleague.net Print
Milan signs scorer Sykes

AX Armani Exchange Milan has boosted its lineup for the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Playoffs race by signing guard Keifer Sykes for the rest of the season. Sykes (1.83 meters, 25 years old) arrives from Guangzhou Loong Lions of the Chinese Basketball Association where he has been averaging 28.2 points, 6.1 assists and 5.3 rebounds per game. He played last season for Avellino of the Italian League, averaging 17.1 points and 4.1 assists over 35 games. He started his pro career with Austin of the NBA D-League, putting up 13.1 points, 3.6 rebounds and 3.3 assists per game. He also played for Anyang Korea Ginseng Corporation of Korea and Ankara DSI of the Turkish League, for whom he posted averages of 22.4 points, 4.8 assists and 3.7 rebounds. He also played four seasons at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay.