Shawn James joins Olympiacos

Euroleague Basketball

Olympiacos have announced the signing of American forward Shawn James for the remainder of the season.

The experienced 32-year-old replaces the injured Patric Young.

James, who has had a spells for Maccabi Tel Aviv back for three seasons starting in 2011 and EA7 Milano in 2014 joins the Greek giants from Liga Endesa side Bilbao where he lasted just five months into a one-year deal.

Olympiacos have payed Bilbao the standard release fee.