Khalid El-Amin (178 cm, Connecticut´00) will miss the first six months of the season after picking up an injury while playing for Trabzonspor Basketbol (Turkey, TBL). The regular season has not yet started, but the point guard ruptured his left Achilles tendon while playing against Pinar Karsiyaka in the Turkish Cup. The American has been with Trabzonspor since February and last season he played seventeen games for the club with averages of 17.1 points and 3.1 rebounds per game.
Khalid El-Amin is hugely experienced and has played in France, Israel, Lithuania, and the Ukraine. The 34-year old also played fifty games for the Chicago Bulls (NBA) during the 2000/2001 season and picked up averages of 6.3 points and 1.6 rebounds per game.