Romero Osby

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Romero Osby
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Osby with the Orlando Magic in October 2013
No. 23 – Maine Red Claws
Position Forward
League NBA Development League
Personal information
Born (1990-05-07) May 7, 1990 (age 24)
Frankfurt, Germany
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)
Listed weight 232 lb (105 kg)
Career information
High school North Lauderdale
(Lauderdale, Mississippi)
College Mississippi State (2008–2010)
Oklahoma (2011–2013)
NBA draft 2013 / Round: 2 / Pick: 51st overall
Selected by the Orlando Magic
Pro career 2013–present
Career history
2013–2014 Maine Red Claws (D-League)
2014–2015 Le Mans (France)
2015–present Maine Red Claws (D-League)
Career highlights and awards
  • First-team All-Big 12 (2013)

Romero Osby (born May 7, 1990) is an American professional basketball player that currently plays for the Maine Red Claws of the NBA Development League. He played college basketball for Mississippi State University and the University of Oklahoma.


Osby was selected with the 51st overall pick by the Orlando Magic in the 2013 NBA draft.[1] In July 2013, he joined the Magic for the 2013 NBA Summer League. On September 27, 2013, he signed with the Magic.[2] However, he was later waived on October 25, 2013.[3]

On November 4, 2013, the Fort Wayne Mad Ants, the D-League affiliate of the Magic, traded Osby's rights to the Maine Red Claws.[4] On January 22, 2014, he was waived by the Red Claws due to a season-ending shoulder injury.[5]

In July 2014, Osby re-joined the Orlando Magic for the 2014 NBA Summer League.[6] He later signed with the Le Mans of the LNB Pro A for the 2014–15 season on July 25.[7] After being ruled out for four months in late November with another shoulder injury,[8] Le Mans and Osby finally parted ways on January 5, 2015.[9] On February 5, 2015, he was reacquired by the Maine Red Claws.[10]


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