Malachi Richardson has signed with Poland’s Tauron GTK Gliwice, according to Sportando. Richardson was the 22nd overall pick of the 2016 draft. He also played in Poland last season with King Wilki Morskie Szczecin. Richardson hasn’t played in the NBA since the 2018/19 season.
We have more from around the basketball world:
- Arkansas freshman guard Anthony Black is trending toward being a top-10 pick in the next draft, according to Jonathan Wasserman of Bleacher Report. That’s due to his ball-handling as a big guard (6’7”), his facilitating ability, and his defensive tools and instincts. Wasserman looks at a number of college freshmen and evaluates whether their draft prospects are rising or falling.
- Former NBA All-Star and assistant coach Amar’e Stoudemire was arrested in Miami on Saturday, Fox Sports talk show host Andy Slater tweets. Stoudemire was charged with battery after he allegedly struck and slapped his daughter, according to another Slater tweet. His bond was listed at $1,500.
- Kevin Durant feels the EuroLeague is a viable option for NBA hopefuls, BasketNews relays. “I try to tell a lot of guys that they should pursue that route as well along with trying to get to the NBA,” Durant said, adding that he has a lot of respect for the EuroLeague and enjoys watching its games.