36ers announce signing of Matt Burston
The Adelaide 36'ers are pleased to announce the signing of Matt Burston for the 2009/10 NBL season which commences with their first game against the Cairns Taipans in Cairns on 26th September.
Head Coach of the Sixers, Scott Ninnis said "The signing of Matt Burston is a tremendous coup for the new Adelaide 36ers as we continue to build our team for the 2009/10 season. Matt is one of the elite big men in the competition and brings not only championship experience and tremendous ability but also a great teammate and person as well".
"His decision to play for the 36ers is a huge vote of confidence for this club moving forward and working alongside Adam Ballinger will provide us with one of the very best frontcourts in the competition. Having worked with Matt before, I am very excited about his signing and look forward to him being a 36er for many years to come".
The Club continues in negotiations with other key players to ensure a strong squad with great depth for the 2009/10 season.