Banco di Sardegna Sassari has signed Chinanu Onuaku. "We reached the agreement last night," President Stefano Sardara announced in a press conference.
The 208cm center last played in the Winner League with Bnei Herzliya. In 2021/22, Onuaku averaged 15.7 points per game with 9.3 rebounds in 26.3 minutes per contest. Numbers that allowed him to be named MVP of the regular season. Bnei also won the national cup.
Selected as the 37th pick by the Houston Rockets at the 2016 NBA Draft, he played his first three professional seasons in the USA with the Houston Rockets and then in the GLeague. In 2020/21 he made the move to Europe by signing with the Croatians of K.K. Zadar.