J.R. Giddens (196 cm, New Mexico’06) is no longer a part of the roster at Penarol Mar del Plata after being waived by the Argentine LigaA club. So far this season the former NBA player had featured in seventeen games for the coastal club and in those contests he averaged 12.1 points and 5.6 rebounds per game. The American was also in action in the Liga Americas, and from 6 games he offered 9.0 points and 6.3 boards per appearance.
Last season J.R. Giddens played for Centrale del Latte Brecia (Italy, DNA Gold), his second campaign with the outfit. The swingman has previously played in Greece and Poland, but is also known for his time with the Boston Celtics in the NBA.