Former NBA player, Derrick Brown (203 cm, Xavier’09) is expected to remain with Lokomotiv Kuban from Russia’s PBL. Brown will be signing a two-season deal with the team. Brown was drafted by Charlotte Bobcats in the second round, 40th overall, in the 2009 NBA draft. His stint with Lokomotiv in 2012-13 was his first outside of the NBA.
Brown averaged 11.8 ppg and 4.0 rpg in 24 games in the VTB United League and 15.7 ppg and 4.3 rpg in 16 games in the Eurocup in 2012-13. He played eight games in the Russian PBL and averaged 10.9 ppg and 4.8 rpg. Lokomotiv was a VTB United League finalist and the Eurocup Champion in 2013.