Another former Maryland basketball player has found a new home for the upcoming season.
After playing summer league with the Denver Nuggets, Robert Carter Jr. will spend another season overseas, this time in Lithuania. He’ll play under a one-year deal for Lietuvas Rytas, the team announced on Saturday.
Carter averaged 13 points and 6.6 rebounds in 25.5 minutes a night for Enel Basket Brindisi of the Serie A Italian League last season. Now, he’ll join a Rytas team that placed second in the Lithuanian Basketball League last season and also compete in the Eurocup.
In heading overseas, Carter joins Rasheed Sulaimon, who will play for JDA Dijon in France this year.
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