Published: Fri, July 14, 2017
Life&Culture | By Rose Hansen

Ex-Bear Ekpe Udoh making return voyage to National Basketball Association

Ex-Bear Ekpe Udoh making return voyage to National Basketball Association

In the wake of losing All-Star Gordon Hayward, the Utah Jazz have been actively building depth without a marquee name remaining in free agency.

Udoh has reportedly agreed to terms on a two-year, $6.5 million contract with the Utah Jazz, according to Shams Charania.

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Ingles was Gordon Hayward's best friend on the Utah Jazz, so he wasn't thrilled when the All-Star chose to sign with the Boston Celtics instead of staying with the 51-win team. The 14-year veteran posted on Instagram, "THANK YOU JAZZ AND JAZZ FANS, It was a great season, I appreciated every aspects of my experience here". Diaw emerged as Utah's starting power forward with Favors injured for much of the season.

Udoh has spent the past two seasons playing in Turkey, where he led Fenerbahce to a EuroLeague championship and was named Final Four MVP. From there he spent three years with the Milwaukee Bucks and one more with the Los Angeles Clippers before shifting his career overseas. Last season, Jerebko averaged 3.8 points per game as a backup player for the Celtics. The 6-foot-10, 240-pounder was the No. 6 overall National Basketball Association pick in 2010.

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