Experienced NBA player Bobby Jones (201 cm, Washington’06) has extended his contract with Acea Virtus Roma (Italy, Serie A) for the 2013/2014 season. The forward played 49 games for Roma last season and helped the team to the Serie A final where they lost to Montepaschi. From those 49 games the American averaged 7.5 points and 4.9 rebounds per game. The 29-year old has been playing in Italy since 2009 but he is still best known as an NBA player and has been on the roster of the New York Knicks, Denver Nuggets, Miami Heat, Houston Rockets, Memphis Grizzlies, and the Philadelphia 76ers.
The last time Bobby Jones played in the NBA was with the Denver Nuggets during the 2007/2008 season where he averaged 3.8 points and 2.0 rebounds per game from 47 appearances.