Szolnoki Olaj inks veteran guard Gipson

Nov 23, 2014 by Eurocupbasketball.com Print
Szolnoki Olaj inks veteran guard Gipson
Sergerio Gipson - Brose Baskets - EB12_42944Szolnoki Olaj added experience to its backcourt by signing Sergerio "Teddy Gipson" for the remainder of the season, the club announced Sunday. Gipson (1.93 meters, 34 years old) arrives from Igokea Aleksandrovac, where he averaged 13.4 points, 3.4 rebounds and 3.1 assists in seven Eurocup games last season. He helped Igokea lift the Bosnia and Herzegovina League trophy in 2014. Gipson started his professional career with Astronauts Amsterdam, taking part in the 2003-04 and the 2005-06 ULEB Cup seasons. He has also played for Paderborn Baskets and Brose Baskets Bamberg of Germany, as well as for Elan Bearnais Pau-Orthez and Limoges CSP of France. He helped Astronauts win Dutch League titles in 2005, 2008 and 2009 and lifted the French second division crown with Pau in 2010. Gipson is set to compete in his fourth season in the competition.