Former Toronto Raptors Jamario Moon Signs With NBL Canada Quebec Kebs
Former Toronto Raptors Forward Jamario Moon is taking full advantage of the NBA Lockout.
Moon a four-year NBA veteran with stints with the Raptors, Cavs, Heat and Clippers has agreed to join the Quebec Kebs of the National Basketball League of Canada.
“Just his presence will benefit our team,” said Kebs coach Robert Spon. “I think that a player like Jamario join the Kebs is good not only for ourselves but for our league.”
Moon considered a high flyer and a solid defender has averaged 6.4 points per game and 4.3 rebounds in 278 career games.
His high flying dunks is exactly what the upstart Canadian Basketball League needs if it has any hopes of attracting fans to games.
Moon participated in the 2008 NBA Dunk Contest, finishing in third-place behind winner Dwight Howard and Gerald Green.
The Kebs are expected to have Moon when training camp opens on October 9th.
Quebec will host the London Lightning on October 14th 2011 as the league kicks off its preseason schedule.