The McDonald’s Nottingham Hoods Basketball Club are pleased to announce the newest addition to their Division 2 team, in the shape of former Idaho state, 6’9″ centre from Slovakia Andrej Slavik.“Dre” joins the Hoods following his recent graduation from The University of Providence.
GM Lee English stated, “to have a player of Andrej’s quality wanting to come and play for our club shows how far we have come in recent years and is testament to all the hard work going on behind the scenes. Drew will add a new dimension to our offence and will fitted right in well with this talented group of players we have this year when he came for his trial.”
“It’s an amazing opportunity for me to continue playing basketball after college and I can’t wait to join the team. Hoods are playing great basketball this season and I hope I will help the team to stay on top and winning. I’m also looking forward to getting involved with The Nottingham Hoods Basketball community.”
Andrej will make his home debut this weekend in a massive double header for the Hoods as they take on 2nd place Thames Valley Cavaliers at 18.30 on Saturday 13th January, before welcoming fierce rivals and current 3rd place, Liverpool, at 15.00 on Sunday. Both games are at the Nottingham Wildcat Arena, NG3 7EB and we need your support. Get down early and join the Merry Men to support your Hoods.