WEDNESDAY, 6:01pm: Brooks is likely to sign with Olimpia Milano in the coming hours, tweets Enea Trapani of Sportando.
TUESDAY, 10:56pm: Free agent guard MarShon Brooks is progressing towards finalizing a contract with Olimpia Milano Armani of the Euroleague, reports Shams Charania of RealGM (Twitter link). The Kings, Pacers, and an unnamed Eastern Conference contender had also been in discussions with Brooks.
The Italian team had been close to signing E’Twaun Moore, but interest from a pair of NBA clubs prompted Moore to hold off on heading overseas. Brooks played for the Kings in the NBA summer league last month, and averaged 10.1 points and shot 53.1 percent from the field in seven games.
The 6’5″, 25 year-old swingman has played for four different teams in his three years in the league. His career numbers are 7.7 PPG, 2.2 RPG, and 1.4 APG. His career slash line is .442/.326/.748.