Brisbane Bullets sign Nnanna Egwu as injury cover
25-year old Nnanna Egwu has joined the Brisbane Bullets roster as injury cover for Matt Hodgson and Will Magnay.Full story
Egwu arrived from Chicago this morning and will suit up for the Bullets in the pre-season game against the Illawara Hawks on the 30th of September at the Sunshine Coast, and will remain with the team for the start of the regular season on October 11 pending the return to fitness of Hodgson and Magnay.
Egwu will be familiar to Bullets fans having spent the past two seasons with the Cairns Taipans. He has played 58 NBL games and averaged 5.3 points, 4.6 rebounds and 2.3 assists in 24 minutes per game in the 2017-18 season.
Head Coach Andrej Lemanis praised Egwu for his commitment to the team and the group, "he is in a difficult position and we thank him for coming in and working with the team whether he get's to play or not, that speaks volumes as to who he is as a person."
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