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Duncan Reid banners Bay Space Dragons workforce for PBA, EASL

Hong Kong's Duncan Reid

Hong Kong’s Duncan Reid. –FIBA.BASKETBALL

MANILA, Philippines — The Bay Space Dragons are set to parade long-time Hong Kong nationwide participant Duncan Reid of their upcoming stint within the PBA Commissioner’s Cup in October.

The Brian Goorjian-coached squad introduced their line-up on Thursday for the midseason match of the PBA and the approaching East Asia Tremendous League (EASL).

The 6-foot-9 Reid, arguably the most effective participant in Hong Kong SAR, is about to deliver his expertise towards the Filipino cagers and powerhouse Asian groups as a five-time Hong Kong A1 Division champion and a campaigner within the 2013 FIBA Asia Males’s Championship.

The Dragons are fielding a tall workforce additionally composed of  7-foot-5 Liu Chuanxing of the Chinese language nationwide workforce with youth squad member and three×3 participant Zhang Zhiyuan, Kobey Lam of NCAA Division 1 faculty College of Charleston, former Hong Kong scoring champion Scotty Ewing, Music Jianhua, and Zheng Qilon.

“We’re constructing this workforce to be aggressive proper off the bat. Finally our aim is to win video games and set up a powerful tradition that may enable the gamers to excel and sharpen their abilities towards the most effective competitors the area has to supply,” mentioned Goorjian, the six-time Australian NBL champion who led the Boomers to their first-ever Olympic medal in final yr’s Tokyo Video games.

Apart from having a tall workforce, the Bay Space Dragons’ teaching workers consists of world-caliber people as Goorjian and basic supervisor Liu Quansheng has Bryan Colangelo, a former NBA govt,  on their facet.

“Including Coach Goorjian was step one in constructing a workforce that competes with the most effective. Now we’re working with high gamers from Better China to ship a product that Chinese language followers in every single place may be pleased with and proceed to raise the extent of Chinese language basketball,” mentioned Quansheng.

Bay Space will add two extra imports with NBA or high European league expertise in addition to one Asian reinforcement.

Final March, the PBA and Bay Space Dragons introduced that the membership would be the first visitor workforce within the Commissioner’s Cup after practically twenty years.

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