Donell Taylor (198 cm, UAB’05) is making his return to Grissin Bon Reggio Emila (Italy, Serie A) and will wear the garnet jersey once more. The American has an extensive history with Reggio Emila having represented the club over two previous seasons (2011/2012 and 2012/2013). During his last season with the club the swingman played in 37 games and was the best scorer in the Serie A with 18.6 points per game. Taylor backed his scoring up with 4.4 rebounds, 2.3 assists, and 1.9 steals per game.
Last season Donell Taylor stayed in Italy and played for Umana Reyer Venezia (Serie A) over 27 games, recording numbers of 14.4 points, 3.6 rebounds, and 2.2 assists per game.
The 32-year old has previous experience in the NBA where he played for the Washington Wizards during the 2006/2007 season. He has also played in Greece, Venezuela, and Belgium.