Michael Green (basketball, born 1985)

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Michael Green
Mike Green (basketball).jpg
Paris-Levallois
Position Point guard / Shooting guard
League LNB Pro A
Eurocup
Personal information
Born (1985-06-23) June 23, 1985 (age 29)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Listed weight 175 lb (79 kg)
Career information
High school Franklin Learning Center
(Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
College Towson (2003–2005)
Butler (2006–2008)
NBA draft 2008 / Undrafted
Pro career 2008–present
Career history
2008–2009 Antalya BB
2009–2010 Liège Basket
2010–2011 Bennet Cantù
2011–2012 Sigma Barcellona
2012–2013 Cimberio Varese
2013–2014 Khimki
2014–present Paris-Levallois
Career highlights and awards

Michael "Mike" Green (born June 23, 1985) is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for Paris-Levallois of the LNB Pro A.

College career[edit]

Green formerly played with the Butler University Bulldogs.[1] Green was the Horizon League men's basketball player of the year in 2007–2008 after leading Butler in points, rebounds and assists.[1]

Professional career[edit]

He went undrafted in the 2008 NBA Draft. He played for the Philadelphia 76ers in the Orlando Pro Summer League in 2010,[2] and later with the Portland Trail Blazers in the NBA Summer League.[3]

He played with Antalya Büyükşehir Belediyesi of the Turkish Basketball League, Liege in Belgium and Cantù in Italy.[4]

On July 31, 2011, he signed with Sigma Barcellona of the Italian Second Division for the 2011–12 season.[5] In July 2012, he signed with Cimberio Varese.[6]

In July 2013, Green signed a two-year deal with the Russian team BC Khimki.[7] In June 2014, he parted ways with Khimki.[8]

In July 2014, he signed with Paris-Levallois.[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b ButlerSports profile
  2. ^ 76ers' Summer League Roster Philadelphia Inquirer, June 30, 2010
  3. ^ NBA Summer League Rosters - Vegas
  4. ^ Former Butler Basketball Players Headed Overseas Butler Sports, August 8, 2008
  5. ^ "Barcellona lands Mike Green". Sportando.com. July 31, 2011. Retrieved June 28, 2014. 
  6. ^ "Varese officially signs Mike Green". Sportando.com. July 22, 2012. Retrieved June 28, 2014. 
  7. ^ "Khimki signs point guard Green". Eurocupbasketball.com. July 12, 2013. Retrieved June 28, 2014. 
  8. ^ "Mike Green and Khimki Moscow parting ways". Sportando.com. June 28, 2014. Retrieved June 28, 2014. 
  9. ^ "Mike Green signs with Paris-Levallois". Sportando.com. July 29, 2014. Retrieved July 29, 2014. 

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