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Tom Digbeu, shooting guard of 1.96 m. who last season played for the Brisbane Bullets in Australia as part of the Next Stars Program, he has becom


Tom Digbeu, shooting guard of 1.96 m. who last season played for the Brisbane Bullets in Australia as part of the Next Stars Program, he has become the first Spanish player to be selected in the NBA G League (NBA affiliate league).

The Motor City Cruise team, linked to the NBA’s Detroit Pistons, selected Tom Digbeu with number 28 in the first round.

The Catalan player, born in Barcelona on September 24, 2001, is the son of the legendary Alain Digbeu who played for Barcelona, ​​Real Madrid and Alicante.

Tom Digbeu, who grew up in the Barcelona youth academy and was selected for the prestigious Jordan Classic (match between the best teenagers in the world under the watchful eye of Michael Jordan), signed in 2019 for Zalgiris Kaunas and was loaned to Lithuanian Prienai before making the leap to Australia.