Eugene Omoruyi has reached an agreement to be part of the Oklahoma City Thunder next season, as reported by Adrian Wojnarowski, a journalist from ESPN. The Nigerian has agreed a dual contract with the franchise, so that he will combine his participation in the team with his presence in the Oklahoma City Blue of the G League, similar to what he did last year in the stage of him in Dallas.
Similarly to what happened this time, Omoruyi signed a contract last summer two way with the Mavericks, with whom he came to play a few minutes in the NBA. Specifically, he had a presence in four games, in which he could not go over 1.8 points and 1.8 rebounds on average, but which allowed him to acquire his first experience in the league. Something more present was in the Texas Legends of the G League, with whom, although he only played eight games, he was able to average 15.8 points, 6.6 rebounds and 2.8 assists in the 25 minutes he spent on average. clue.
Eugene is also known for his great defensive possibilities, which could make him an interesting player profile if he finishes developing his potential. We will see if he manages to do it in the Thunder, who continue to feed on young men who are given the opportunity to exploit to earn a place in the NBA.