Sheffield Elite stand out Hensy Sako pens a two-year contract to play professional basketball with Italian team Angri Pallacanestro. Angri competes is Serie C which is the fourth level of Italians men’s basketball. Sako’s performance in the short stint of the EABL showcase (Elite Academy Basketball League) proved to be very consistent averaging 26.5 ppg, 4.3 app, 8 rpg, 3.3 spg and 1.3 bpg. Sako compliments himself as a slasher and a guard who loves to attack the paint and finish at the rim.
In an interview with his new team Sako reveals that he chose to play in Italy to improve his game because the basketball culture is different to England. We asked Sako what he wants to be remembered for after his elaborate performances in the EABL and his response was, “that I dominated”.
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