Bradford Burgess (born April 29, 1990) is an American professional basketball player for Liège Basket of the Pro Basketball League. Born in Midlothian, Virginia, Burgess played four seasons for the VCU Rams team, from 2008 till 2012.[1] His jersey number 20 was retired by the Rams.

Bradford Burgess
No. 23 – Liège Basket
PositionSmall forward
LeaguePro Basketball League
Personal information
Born (1990-04-29) April 29, 1990 (age 28)
Midlothian, Virginia
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Listed weight224 lb (102 kg)
Career information
High schoolBenedictine (Richmond, Virginia)
CollegeVCU (2008–2012)
NBA draft2012 / Undrafted
Playing career2012–present
Career history
2012–2014Leuven Bears
2014–2015Orlandina
2015–2016Güssing Knights
2016Falco Szombathely
2016–2017Alba Fehérvár
2018Donar
2018–presentLiège Basket
Career highlights and awards

Professional careerEdit

Burgess started his professional career in Belgium with the Stella Artois Leuven Bears.[2] He played two seasons in Leuven.

In 2014, Brugess signed with Orlandina Basket of the Italian Lega Basket Serie A (LBA) and parted ways with them on March 25, 2015.[3]

On August 26, 2015, Burgess signed for the UBC Magnofit Güssing Knights of the Austrian ÖBL.[4]

On July 1, 2016, Burgess signed with Alba Fehérvár.[5] With Alba, Burgess won the 2017 Hungarian Cup tournament.

On January 27, 2018, Burgess signed with Donar of the Dutch Basketball League (DBL), who acquired him as a replacement for Stephen Domingo who suffered a season-ending injury.[6] With Donar, he won the 2017–18 DBL championship, as well did he advance to the semifinals of the FIBA Europe Cup.

He signed with Liège Basket of the Belgian league on August 14, 2018.[7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bradford Burgess – Profile". ESPN.com. Retrieved 2014-08-10.
  2. ^ Aaron Williams (2012-09-05). "VCU lands a big commit, Bradford Burgess gets signed, and season tickets are still hard to get". RVANews. Retrieved 2014-08-10.
  3. ^ "Bradford Burgess, Orlandina Basket part ways". Sportando.com. Retrieved 7 February 2018.
  4. ^ "Bradford Burgess Neuzugang der Knights" (in German). ÖBL. 26 August 2015. Retrieved 7 February 2018.
  5. ^ "Bradford Burgess az Alba első új légiósa". Bbl.hu. 1 July 2016. Retrieved 7 February 2018.
  6. ^ "Donar versterkt zich met Amerikaan Bradford Burgess" (in Dutch). Rtvnoord.nl. 27 January 2018. Retrieved 7 February 2018.
  7. ^ "Liege Basket signs Terrance Henry, Bradford Burgess, Naïm El Kounchar and Terry Deroover". Sportando. Retrieved August 14, 2018.