Thunder’s Sefolosha pursues deal to play in Turkey
Oklahoma City Thunder starting guard Thabo Sefolosha is working
on a deal to play in the Euroleague while the NBA lockout is in
Sefolosha’s agent, Guy Zucker, said a contract with the Turkish
team Fenerbahce Ulker could be finalized as early as Wednesday.
Zucker says any deal would include an exit clause that would bring
Sefolosha back to the Thunder once the lockout is resolved.
The NBA has already canceled the first two weeks of the regular
Sefolosha, who is from Switzerland, started 79 games in the
regular season and then all 17 playoff games for the Thunder last
season as they made it to the Western Conference finals.
He averaged 5.1 points and 4.4 rebounds.