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Trevor Booker To Play In China

Trevor Booker To Play In China
Published On: Wed, Aug 08
Feb 6, 2016; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Utah Jazz forward Trevor Booker (33) dunks the ball in front of Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker (1) at Talking Stick Resort Arena. Mandatory Credit: Jennifer Stewart-USA TODAY Sports

Veteran NBA power forwardA Trevor BookerA hasA announcedA that hea€™ll play in China during the 2018/19 season.

a€œAlthough I know I belong in the NBA, Ia€™m excited to announce that Ia€™ll be heading to China this upcoming season,a€A Booker wrote in a tweet.A a€œThe summer didna€™t pan out as I hoped, but I assure you that Ia€™ll be back on a NBA floor terrorizing people again soon enough.a€

While Booker doesna€™t name his new team in his announcement, aA report over the weekendindicated that he was nearing a deal with the Shanxi Brave Dragons of the Chinese Basketball Association. Alex Kennedy of HoopsHype confirms (via Twitter) that Booker has finalized a one-year contract with Shanxi. Ita€™ll be worth $2MM, plus incentives, per Kennedy.

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