Lightning Sign Canadian Forward Tyrell Green
(London, ON) - The London Lightning are pleased to announce the signing of Canadian forward, Tyrell Green.
Green is a 6'7 forward and joins the Bolts ahead of Thursday's matchup with the Sudbury Five. The Toronto, Ontario native most recently played for Kaarinan Ura Basket of the Finnish Korisliiga where he averaged 13.5 points, 4.1 rebounds and 2.8 assists in 15 games.
Tyrell has also made stops in the top leagues of Sweden, Luxembourg, and Hungary, boasting career numbers of 15.3 points, 4.4 rebounds and 1.2 assists.
"I'm looking forward to joining a great group and great organization. I'm just happy and thankful for this opportunity and hoping I can contribute the best way I can." -Tyrell Green
"Tyrell is a high-motor player who can play and defend multiple positions. He shoots the ball at a high-clip and we are looking forward to immersing him into our culture as we chase a championship." -Coach Doug Plumb
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