STEPHEN M. DOWELL / MCT
November 18, 2008
Guard Will Solomon has been playing basketball professionally - both in the NBA and overseas - since 2001, when he broke into the league with the Vancouver Grizzlies. Solomon spent one year with the Grizzlies before playing the next five seasons playing professionally in Europe. This past season, he returned to the NBA with the Toronto Raptors, who traded him mid-season to the Sacramento Kings in a three-team deal with the Boston Celtics. In 115 career NBA games, Solomon has averages of 5.1 points, 2.0 assists and 1.1 rebounds per game. He has recently signed a two-year deal to play with Turkey's Fenerbahce Ulker, the team he played with from 2006 to 2008, in the Euroleague. Solomon was an All-State basketball player at East Hartford High School and played college basketball at Clemson.