|Rights: Be A ind GM||HT: 6-11|
|Jersey: 33||WT: 250|
|DOB: 3/24/1996||Age: 23|
|Sal: $18.00M||Inj: Q - Questionable - Sore ankle|
|Player Avg: FBPPG =17.00 PPG=14.75 RPG=6.75 BLKPG=1.25|
|Contract Status: YBC - Year Based Contract|
|Trans. Oct 6 1:06 ET |
Seconds after the NBA's first games in India ended, the packed Mumbai stadium erupted with cheers as spectators -- some of whom were still struggling to understand basketball etiquette -- rose to their feet. In a country where cricket reigns supreme, basketball has long struggled to make a mark, and the NBA took no chances, launching a promotional blitzkrieg before the pre-season games between the Sacramento Kings and the Indiana Pacers. As Indiana Pacers power forward Myles Turner, who helped his team to victories on Friday and Saturday, put it: "When you think of basketball, you don't necessarily think of India."
The Scoop: None.
Oct 6 1:06 ET