Fernerbahce sign G-League scoring champ Carsen Edwards

2022-07-31 12:10
Credit: USA TODAY Sports-Scanpix
Credit USA TODAY Sports-Scanpix

Fenerbahce Beko Istanbul announced reaching a one-year agreement with American guard Carsen Edwards.

Last season the 1.80-meters tall point guard split time between the Detroit Pistons and the Utah Jazz's G League affiliate the Salt Lake City Stars.

He played 4 games for the Detroit Pistons and averaged 5.8 points, 3.5 assists, and 1.5 rebounds per game, while for the Salt Lake City Stars in the G-League he had 26.7 points (number 1 in the league), 3.8 assists, and 2.6 rebound averages.

Carsen Edwards

Carsen  Edwards
Position: PG
Age: 24
Height: 180 cm
Weight: 91 kg
Birth place: Houston, United States of America

The 24-year-old was selected 33rd overall in the 2019 NBA Draft by the Philadelphia 76ers.

His draft rights were traded to the Boston Celtics, where Edwards spent two seasons between 2019 and 2021. 

Edwards played in 31 games in the NBA with the Celtics in the 2020-21 season, averaging 4.0 points and 0.8 rebounds.

Fenerbahce Beko Istanbul

Position Player Status
PG Scottie Wilbekin (story) Signed until 2025
PG Ismet Akpinar (story) Signed until 2023
PG Carsen Edwards (story) Signed until 2023
SG Melih Mahmutoglu (story) Signed until 2024
SG Sehmus Hazer Signed until 2024
SF Marko Guduric Signed until 2023
SF Dyshawn Pierre Signed until 2023 +1
SF/PF Metecan Birsen Signed until 2023 + 1
SF/PF Nigel Hayes-Davis (story) Signed until 2023
PF/C Samet Geyik (story) Signed until 2023
C Devin Booker Signed until 2023
C Johnathan Motley (story) Signed until 2024
C Tonye Jekiri (story) Signed until 2023 +1
Coach Dimitris Itoudis (story)
Expired contract Aleksandar Djordjevic (will not return), Pierria Henry (will not return), Nando De Colo (will not return), Tarik Biberovic, Danilo Barthel (will not return), Jan Vesely (will not return), Ahmet Duverioglu (will not return), Jehyve Floyd (will not return), Markel Starks (will not return), Achille Polonara (will not return)
Rumored to leave  
Interested Nick Calathes (story), Nikola Milutinov, Nemanja Bjelica (story)

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