Akeem Ellis (198 cm, Coppin State’12) has been signed by Island Storm in the Canadian NBL for the remainder of this season. The American is has played for L’union Lourdes-Tarbes Pyrenees in the French NM1 so far this season. While with the club, Akeem Ellis played ten games and produced averages of 9.5 points and 2.6 rebounds per game.
The guard has played in the Canadian NBL before, when he featured for the Brampton A’s during the 2014/2015 season. Through the campaign with the A’s, he played thirty games and logged 14.5 points, 5.1 rebounds, and 2.1 assists per appearance.
Ellis has previously played in the UK and American D-League.