Marcus Slaughter signs in GermanyPosted by Inside Hoops
German champion Brose Baskets Bamberg kept loading up for 2011-12 with the signing on Saturday of forward Marcus Slaughter for the upcoming Turkish Airlines Euroleague Regular Season. Slaughter (2.04 meters, 26 years old) arrives from Valladolid of the Spanish League, where he averaged 9.9 points and 6 rebounds in 34 games last season. Although he has already played in five European countries, Slaughter will make his Euroleague debut with Bamberg. He started his career in Turkey with Pinar Karsiyaka, averaging 13.3 points over 29 games in 2006-07. His next stop was Israel, where he played only five Eurocup games with Hapoel Jerusalem before moving in the same season to BCM Gravelines Dunkerque of France.