Friday, November 25, 2016
Panathinaikos sign Kenny Gabriel
Panathinaikos sign Kenny Gabriel until the end of the season. The 27 years old American returns to Greece, after three seasons. Gabriel graduated from Auburn, where he played college basketball with the Auburn Tigers. In his last season Gabriel averaged 12.1 points and 7.3 rebounds per game. Gabriel started his professional career in Israel with Maccabi Ashdod, and continued in Cyprus with AEL, and in New Zealand with Taranaki MA. In 2013 Gabriel penned a two years contract with Rethymno. In his first season in Greece he averaged 12.8 points and 9.3 rebounds per game, finishing first in rebounds and fifth in ranking in the regular season. Gabriel finished the season with 10 double doubles and he was named twice MVP of the day. In the next season Gabriel moved to Turkey for Pinar Karsiyaka, where he won the Turkish Championship in his first season. In the last season Gabriel averaged 9.7 points and 4.6 rebounds with Pinar Karsiyaka in Euroleague.