Johan Petro not moving to Malaga

Johan PetroJohan Petro (214 cm) will return to Europe to play for Unicaja Malaga in the Spanish ACB and of course he will bring with him bags of NBA experience. The French international center has been in the NBA since 2005 and has played for the Seattle Supersonics, Oklahoma City Thunder, Denver Nuggets, New Jersey Nets and the Atlantic Hawks. Over the years he has played hundreds of games and secured several multi-million dollar contracts.

Last season Johan Petro was playing for the Atlanta Hawks where he played 37 games and averaged 3.7 points and 3.6 rebounds per game. Petro has previously played in Italy and France.

UPDATE Earlier in the day it seemed as though Johan Petro would be playing in Basketball in Spain with Malaga this season. However, his agent has now taken to Twitter to say that in fact Petro would be heading to China for the start of the campaign.

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