Josh Perkins is coming to Belgrade to join Partizan NIS

Monday, 04. January 2021 at 22:03

Partizan NIS announced that they have completed the transfer of 25-year-old point guard Josh Perkins!

Partizan NIS team (Photo: Partizan NIS)

Partizan NIS announced that they have completed the transfer of 25-year-old point guard Josh Perkins!

Perkins spent the first half of the 2020/21 season in Polish side GTK Gliwice, while he is expected to arrive in Belgrade in the next couple of days when he will officially sign the contract with the black-and-whites. Perkins played his last game for GTK Gliwice last Sunday and he made 18 points and 4 assists in that match.

Josh Perkins studied at the Gonzaga University from 2014 to 2019 and he averaged 11 points and 6.2 assists in his final year at the college. After going undrafted in the 2019 NBA draft, Perkins spent the 2019/20 season in NBA G League where he played for Greensboro Swarm and Texas Legends.

Last summer he decided to start his career overseas and he accepted the offer from the Polish team GTK Gliwice where he averaged 13.8 points and 6.6 assists in the first half of the 2020/21 season.

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Džoš Perkins stiže u Partizan

Diplomac Univerziteta Gonzaga uskoro stiže u Beograd gde bi nakon obavljenih lekarskih pregleda trebao da potpiše ugovor sa crno-belima.

Džošua Perkins stiže u Partizan! Doskorašnji košarkaš poljske ekipe GTK Glivice i diplomac prestižnog Univerziteta Gonzaga će uskoro doputovati u Beograd gde će nakon obavljanja neophodnih lekarskih pregleda potpisati ugovor sa crno-belima. U toku današnjeg dana, postignut je dogovor između igrača, njegovog bivšeg kluba i Partizana NIS o transferu.

U svom poslednjem nastupu za prethodni klub, Perkins je u nedelju postigao 18 poena i imao 4 asistencije, na meču poljskog šampionata protiv Stelmet Zielone Gore.

Džoš Perkins je rođen 25. avgusta 1995. godine, igra na poziciji plejmejkera i visok je 191 centimetar. U svojoj poslednjoj godini na Gonzaga Univerzitetu, Perkins je imao prosečan učinak od 11 poena i 6,2 asistencije na 37 utakmica u NCAA.