Sidigas Avellino (Italy, Serie A) has signed Jimmy Lee Hunter (197 cm, Life University’00) from Prima Veroli (Italy, Lega due). Hunter will make his debut for Sidigas against Milano in the Serie A on Sunday. Jimmy Lee Hunter joined Veroli at the start of the 2012-2013 season, and in his 12 games this season he has averaged 12.4ppg and 0.7rpg.
At the start of the 2006-2007 season, Hunter was on the roster of the Indiana Pacers in the NBA, but he was quickly moved on to Gran Canaria Grupo Dunas (Spain, ACB). He played 5 play-off games for Dunas that season posting 17.2ppg, 4.2rpg, and 2.6apg. The American guard was also signed by the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2004, but his contract was waived before the season started.