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Jeff Brooks
PF - 6'8, 215lbs - 34 years old - 0 years of NBA experience
Signed in Italy - Signed with Venezia
  • Birthdate: 06/12/1989
  • Drafted (NBA): Undrafted, 2011
  • Pre-draft team: Penn State
  • Country: USA
  • Hand: Right
  • Agent: Dan Tobin (The Capital Associates)
20th July, 2011ItalySigned a one year contract with Fileni Jesi.
31st July, 2012ItalySigned a one year contract with Cantu.
9th August, 2013ItalySigned a one year contract with JuveCaserta.
13th June, 2014ItalySigned a one year contract with Sassari.
17th July, 2015RussiaSigned a one year contract with Avtodor Saratov.
6th July, 2016SpainSigned a one year contract with Unicaja Malaga.
9th May, 2017SpainSigned a one year extension with Unicaja Malaga.
Career Moves
2007 - 2011Penn State (NCAA)
July 2011 - June 2012Fileni Jesi (Italy, Lega Due)
July 2012Washington Wizards (Summer League)
July 2012 - June 2013Cantu (Italy)
July 2013Houston Rockets (Summer League)
July 2013Utah Jazz (Summer League)
August 2013 - June 2014JuveCaserta (Italy)
June 2014 - June 2015Sassari (Italy)
July 2015 - June 2016Avtodor Saratov (Russia)
July 2016 - presentUnicaja Malaga (Spain)
Articles about Jeff Brooks

September 7, 2018

[...] Up front, there is also change, with the slow but rugged centre pairing of Kaleb Tarczewski and Arturas Gudaitis (who was an advanced stats marvel last year, leading the competition with a 25.3 PER and ranking third in net rating with +28.0) to be paired at power forward with Brooks and Burns. Burns, a 33-year-old veteran with a much-needed Italian passport, brings some athletic rim-runs and rebounding tenacity to the team, retaining his leaping ability into the latter stages of his career while also serving as an occasional spot-up threat, while Brooks has been employing his long-armed tenacity for many years at this level, scrapping around the basket, defending both perimeter and interior, finishing with power, and improving throughout as a shooter. (Brooks, too, has just received an Italian passport after playing four previous seasons there.) [...]

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July 8, 2013

Jeff Brooks

Brooks has improved year on year and now finds himself playing a decent role for one of the best teams in a strong league. Playing for Cantu in Italy's SerieA, Brooks averaged 7.8 points and 4.8 rebounds per game as one of the few non-shooters on a perimeter oriented team. His tremendous athleticism is a mismatch, particularly against the slower European forwards. When plugged in, Brooks can defend interior and perimeter forwards, take the slower ones off the dribble with a decent handle, fly out in transition and hit open mid range jumpshots.

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