Wed, 08/13/2008 - 14:21 — Hoopsworld
Los Angeles Clippers guard Dan Dickau has signed with Euroleague team Avellino, the club announced Tuesday.
29, averaged 5.3 points and 2.6 assists in 67 games with the Clippers
last season, his sixth in the NBA. In 300 career games with Atlanta,
Portland, Dallas, New Orleans and Boston, he has posted averages of 5.8
points and 2.5 assists.
His best season came in 2004-05 with New
Orleans, when he played in 67 games -- 46 starts -- and averaged 13.2
points with 5.2 assists and 2.7 rebounds per game.
president Vincenzo Ercolino said in a report on the Euroleague website
that Dickau would be the club's starting point guard.
was to find a player that could make a difference and dictate the tempo
of our team," Ercolino said. "In the end we managed to bring Dan Dickau
to Avellino. He is a serious professional with NBA experience. We have
nothing to envy of any other playmaker that arrived in Italy this year."