Years Pro: 9
NBA Teams: Memphis, Cleveland
Home State: Maryland, USA
The EnviroNZ Franklin Bulls are excited to announce the signing of American star guard, 6'2, Josh Selby for the 2021 Sal’s NBL season.
Josh Selby, the former NBA star is set to land in New Zealand to play for the first time down-under with the Bulls this season. Selby, the All American Point Guard, is excited to come to New Zealand and compete in the Sals NBL. Selby who has been playing in Europe and was planning to return there, has instead decided to take the chance to come to New Zealand to help bring a Championship to Franklin.
"Josh is a professional, through and through. He is high level and is going to demand excellence from our team in 2021. We are excited to have a player of his calibre as our floor general this season. We are just excited for our future Bulls players in our region as they will get to be part of Josh's journey and see the man play on their home-court in Pukekohe." Says GM Scott Kelso
The coaching team have been working through to ensure the point guard position is filled by a player that can lead and is driven to win. That man is Josh Selby.
"Josh is excited to come and play in New Zealand and we are over the moon that we will have his talent and knowledge as part of our squad. He's a special player and his ability to lead and his work ethic will be a great example to our younger players, who have aspirations of making it as a professional one day." Head Coach Jamie Reddish
Josh is expected to be with the team after managed isolation in April, should he be allowed to entry into New Zealand.