Charles Hinkle (196 cm, American University’12) is now with Bambitious Nara (Japan-BJ League) after starting the season with Niigata Albirex (Japan-BJ League). Before his transfer, Charles was able to play eight games for Niigata Albirex and posted averages of 22.9 ppg and 5.1 rpg.
Hinkle spent his 2014-15 season playing in the NBA’s D-League. He originally started off with the Los Angeles D-Fenders and averaged 1.8 ppg in five games. Charles was sidelined due to injury and in March 2015 he transferred to the Idaho Stampede where he finished off the remainder of the season. He was able to play 8.9 ppg and 3.8 rpg. He gets a fresh start in Japan to breathe life back into his career.