Osby with the Orlando Magic in October 2013
|No. 23 – Maine Red Claws|
|League||NBA Development League|
May 7, 1990 |
|Listed height||6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)|
|Listed weight||232 lb (105 kg)|
|High school||North Lauderdale
|College||Mississippi State (2008–2010)
|NBA draft||2013 / Round: 2 / Pick: 51st overall|
|Selected by the Orlando Magic|
|2013–2014||Maine Red Claws (D-League)|
|2014–2015||Le Mans (France)|
|2015–present||Maine Red Claws (D-League)|
|Career highlights and awards|
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. In July 2013, he joined the Magic for the 2013 NBA Summer League. On September 27, 2013, he signed with the Magic. However, he was later waived on October 25, 2013.
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. On January 22, 2014, he was waived by the Red Claws due to a season-ending shoulder injury.
In July 2014, Osby re-joined the Orlando Magic for the 2014 NBA Summer League. He later signed with the Le Mans of the LNB Pro A for the 2014–15 season on July 25. After being ruled out for four months in late November with another shoulder injury, Le Mans and Osby finally parted ways on January 5, 2015. On February 5, 2015, he was reacquired by the Maine Red Claws.
- "Denton: Magic Select Oladipo Second Overall in 2013 NBA Draft". NBA.com. June 27, 2013. Retrieved August 11, 2013.
- Magic Sign Osby, Four Others; Prepare for Camp
- Magic Waive Four Players; Roster Trimmed to 15
- Maine Red Claws Acquire Osby, Gaddy
- Maine Red Claws Complete Four-Team Trade, Acquire Daniel Orton and Tyler Brown
- "Orlando Magic Announce Roster for Southwest Airlines Orlando Pro Summer League". NBA.com. Turner Sports Interactive, Inc. July 1, 2014. Retrieved July 1, 2014.
- Romero Osby officially signs with Le Mans
- Le Mans announces Izzet Turkyilmaz
- Le Mans announces CJ Wallace
- Red Claws Acquire Romero Osby