Let's travel around the globe for today's international news..
- Former first-round pick Mardy Collins is close to signing a deal in Italy, a source told Emiliano Carchia of Sportando. Collins has career averages of 3.9 PPG, 1.8 RPG, and 1.7 APG with the Knicks and Clippers.
- Well-traveled NBA veteran Bobby Jones signed a one-year deal with Virtus Roma, but he says that it will be his last in basketball, according to Sportando. Jones has had stints with the 76ers, Heat, Spurs, Grizzlies, and Rockets over the course of his lengthy career.