Andrew Bogut has spent 13 years in the NBA and turns out, he wants to continue playing.
The veteran big man is returning to his native Australia to resume his career.
The NBL’s Sydney Kings announced Sunday that the veteran big man will be joining their squad.
— NBL (@NBL) April 22, 2018
Bogut confirmed the news on his Twitter account, retweeting the teams’ post with the caption, “Bingo!”
— Andrew Bogut (@andrewbogut) April 22, 2018
The 33-year-old center was the first Australian to become the first overall pick in the NBA draft when the Milwaukee Bucks did so in 2005.
Bogut spent seven seasons with the Bucks, then signed with the Golden State Warriors, with whom he won an NBA title in 2015.
He last played in the NBA in last season with the Los Angeles Lakers, but was waived in January.
Bogut carries career averages of 9.7 points and 8.7 rebounds in the NBA.