Hupu News on October 9 According to the news from the "Everyday Sports" column of Beijing TV, the Beijing team has signed a contract with Jonathan Gibson and Justin Hamilton has returned to China.
"Tiantian Sports" official Weibo wrote: "Beijing Shougang has signed a contract with foreign aid Gibson, another foreign aid Hamilton has returned to China and is currently in isolation at the isolation point." In addition, Tiantian Sports also revealed: "The head coach has not yet arrived on the team. Xie Libin is currently leading the team for a period of time."
Gibson was born in the United States in 1987. After losing in the 2010 NBA Draft, he played in major overseas leagues. He has played for the CBA for five seasons before, playing for Guangsha, Qingdao, Jiangsu Kendia and other teams. In the 2019-20 season, Gibson played for the Jiangsu Kendia team, averaging 31.2 points, 5.3 rebounds and 4.2 assists per game.
Hamilton was born in the United States in 1990 and serves as a center. In the 2012 NBA Draft, the 45th overall pick in the second round was selected by the Philadelphia 76ers. Has played for the Heat, Timberwolves, Nets and other NBA teams. In July 2017, the Beijing Men's Basketball team signed with it, and Hamilton officially landed in the CBA League.
The Beijing Men's Basketball Team ranked 4th in the CBA League last season with 32 wins and 14 losses in the regular season. In the semifinals, 1-2 lost to Guangdong and missed the finals.