D-League Showcase Interviews: Jonathan Givony, Daniele Baiesi
by: Jonathan Givony - President, Jim Hlavac, Richard Walker
January 11, 2010
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Jonathan Givony Recaps the 2010 D-League Showcase

An interview with Jonathan Givony discussing who stood out at the NBA Development League Showcase, how the league can improve it's level of talent, and the future of high school players looking to skip out on playing college basketball.

Daniele Baiesi Provides a European Perspective

Italian league executive Daniele Baiesi gives his take on the D-League, sheds insight into the process European league teams go through in evaluating American talent, talks about some of his favorite players from Boise, and talks about some of the most famous players to go through teams he's worked with--Jonas Jerebko and Thabo Sefolosha.

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Jonas Jerebko
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Height: 6' 9"
Weight: 210 lbs.
Birthday: 03/02/1987
29 Years Old
High School:
Previous Team: Celtics , PRO
Drafted: Rnd 2, Pick #9 in 2009 Draft
by the Pistons
Current: PF,
Possible: PF
Quick Stats:
4.1 Pts, 3.4 Rebs, 0.9 Asts

Thabo Sefolosha
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Height: 6' 7"
Weight: 205 lbs.
Birthday: 05/02/1984
32 Years Old
High School:
Previous Team: Hawks , PRO
Drafted: Rnd 1, Pick #13 in 2006 Draft
by the 76ers
Current: SG/SF,
Possible: SG/SF
Quick Stats:
7.6 Pts, 4.2 Rebs, 1.6 Asts