Buducnost VOLI Podogrica found its point guard for the next 7DAYS EuroCup season in veteran playmaker Marcus Williams, who signed a one year deal, club announced on Wednesday.
Williams (1.91 meters, 30 years old) has spent the past two seasons with fellow Adriatic League side Crvena Zvezda Telekom Belgrade, but has played in a total of only 6 games last season, posting 5 points, 5.3 assists and 2 rebounds in three Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Regular Season games.
However, Williams starred for Zvezda in 2014-15 campaign, when he averaged 9.7 points and 6.1 assists in 24 EuroLeague games. He also set a Euroleague record with 17 assists that season, record that has been broke in the meantime, and has helped Zvezda lift a triple crown – wining the Adriatic League, Serbian League and Serbian Cup crowns.
So far in his career, Williams played for Unicaja Malaga in Spain, Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar in Russia, and for New Jersey, Golden State and Memphis in the NBA. Now he is set to make his EuroCup debut.