Thursday, October 09, 2014

Morgan Lewis Takes Contract Overseas

Lewis with Oshawa in
the 2011-12 season
One of the most recognizable faces in the NBLC is moving on.

Morgan Lewis, the first-ever draft choice in the league's history, is moving overseas for the 2014-15 season.

According to the league, the 27-year-old has taken a contract with Al Hilal in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

After being picked 1st overall in the inaugural NBLC draft by the Power, Lewis went on to play the next three seasons in the league, winning a title with London in 2012-13.

This past season saw Lewis return to the Power, now in Mississauga, playing 41 games and averaging 17ppg.