David Logan (basketball)

David Kyle Logan (born December 26, 1982) is an American–born naturalized Polish professional basketball player for Dinamo Sassari of the Lega Basket Serie A (LBA).

David Logan
David Logan.jpg
No. 3 – Dinamo Sassari
PositionPoint guard / Shooting guard
LeagueLega Basket Serie A
Personal information
Born (1982-12-26) December 26, 1982 (age 39)
Chicago, Illinois
NationalityAmerican / Polish
Listed height1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Listed weight77 kg (170 lb)
Career information
High schoolNorth Central
(Indianapolis, Indiana)
CollegeIndianapolis (2001–2005)
NBA draft2005 / Undrafted
Playing career2005–present
Career history
2005Edimes Pavia
2005–2006Hapoel Ramat HaSharon
2006–2007Fort Worth Flyers
2007SKS Starogard
2007–2008Turow Zgorzelec
2008–2010Asseco Prokom
2010–2011Caja Laboral
2011–2012Panathinaikos
2012–2013Maccabi Tel Aviv
2013–2014Alba Berlin
2014–2016Dinamo Sassari
2016–2017Lietuvos rytas Vilnius
2017Sidigas Avellino
2017–2018SIG Strasbourg
2018–2019Busan KT Sonicboom
2019–2021Universo Treviso Basket
2021–presentDinamo Sassari
Career highlights and awards

High school and college careerEdit

Logan attended North Central High School in Indianapolis, Indiana.[1]

Logan led the US college basketball in scoring averaging 28.6 points per game in his senior year at the University of Indianapolis. His performances earned him the NCAA II Player of the Year Award. He finished his collegiate career as the all-time leading scorer in Indianapolis with 2,352 points.

Professional careerEdit

Logan signed for the 2005–06 season with the Italian second division club Pallacanestro Pavia. In December 2005 he moved to Israel and signed with Hapoel MB9 Ramat Hasharon, playing under Miki Berkowitz. Logan averaged 15.4 points in 22 games.[2]

After that he went back to the US and played seven games for the Fort Worth Flyers in the NBDL. He finished the 2006–07 season playing for SKS Starogard in Poland.

In the 2007–08 season, Logan signed with Turow Zgorzelec and took part in the EuroCup, where he averaged 18.6 points per game and reached the Final Eight. His play was rewarded by a transfer to Polish powerhouse Asseco Prokom and a participation in the EuroLeague. He contributed a lot to his team's sixth straight national championship Asseco Prokom .

On July 2, 2010 he signed a contract with Spanish powerhouse Caja Laboral.[3]

In August 2011 he signed a two-year deal with Panathinaikos in Greece.[4]

In July 2012 he signed a two-year deal with Maccabi Tel Aviv of the Israeli Super League.[5][6] In July 2013, he left the team and became a free agent.[7]

In July 2013 he signed a one-year deal with the German EuroCup club, Alba Berlin.[8]

On July 5, 2014, he signed with Italian team Dinamo Banco di Sardegna Sassari, also playing in the European top-tier EuroLeague.[9] The next year, his contract was extended for another year.[10]

On July 22, 2016, Logan signed with Lithuanian team Lietuvos rytas Vilnius.[11]

On February 16, 2017, Sidigas Avellino confirmed that team bought Logan from Lietuvos rytas and signed a contract until the end of the season.[12]

On July 22, 2017, Logan signed with French club Strasbourg IG.[13]

On February 9, 2019, Logan signed a deal with De' Longhi Treviso in the Italian Serie A2.[14] In the same year, Treviso achieved the promotion to LBA as the A2 Playoff winners.[15] David Logan was named MVP of the Playoff Finals.[16]

On July 12, 2021, Logan returned to Sassari for the season 2021-2022.[17]

International careerEdit

In late February 2009, Logan became a Polish citizen, the same summer he played with Poland at EuroBasket 2009.[18] He averaged 15.5 Points and 4.5 assists per game at the tournament.[19]

Career statisticsEdit

Legend
  GP Games played   GS  Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FG%  Field-goal percentage  3P%  3-point field-goal percentage  FT%  Free-throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game  PIR  Performance Index Rating
 Bold  Career high
Led the league

EuroLeagueEdit

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG PIR
2008–09 Asseco Prokom 15 15 34.3 .402 .337 .786 2.7 2.7 2.7 .3 16.9 13.5
2009–10 Asseco Prokom 20 20 36.3 .453 .331 .625 2.6 3.4 1.6 .2 15.3 13.1
2010–11 Caja Laboral 19 11 22.9 .415 .398 .735 1.6 2.4 .8 .1 10.0 8.6
2011–12 Panathinaikos 21 5 15.0 .437 .317 .706 .9 1.0 1.0 .1 6.5 4.7
2012–13 Maccabi Tel Aviv 27 0 24.9 .493 .434 .640 2.3 1.2 1.1 .3 10.6 10.0
2013–14 Maccabi Tel Aviv 27 0 24.9 .493 .434 .640 2.3 1.2 1.1 .3 10.6 10.0
2014–15 Sassari 10 9 29.1 .373 .333 .692 2.1 2.8 2.3 .0 11.9 8.5
2015–16 Sassari 8 8 27.3 .432 .296 .846 1.3 2.9 2.0 .1 11.4 7.9
Career 120 68 ? .490 .360 .705 2.0 2.2 1.5 .2 11.5 ?

Awards and accomplishmentsEdit

IndividualEdit

  De' Longhi Treviso

  Turów Zgorzelec

  Dinamo Sassari

  Indianapolis (College)

ClubEdit

  Asseco Prokom

  Panathinaikos B.C.

  Maccabi Tel Aviv

  Dinamo Sassari

  De' Longhi Treviso

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on December 17, 2009. Retrieved December 4, 2008.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ "David Logan Signs for Two Years with Maccabi".
  3. ^ Caja Laboral lands playmaker Logan, July 2, 2010
  4. ^ "PANATHINAIKOS, Logan pen two-year deal". Euroleague.net. August 25, 2011. Retrieved November 4, 2013.
  5. ^ "Maccabi Tel Aviv officially signs David Logan". Sportando. Archived from the original on July 30, 2012. Retrieved August 30, 2012.
  6. ^ "David Logan Signs for Two Years with Maccabi".
  7. ^ "David Logan leaves Maccabi Tel Aviv". Sportando. Retrieved July 11, 2013.
  8. ^ "David Logan to Alba Berlin is a done deal". Sportando.net. Retrieved November 4, 2013.
  9. ^ "Dinamo Sassari tabs veteran guard Logan". Euroleague.net. Retrieved July 5, 2014.
  10. ^ "Dinamo Sassari brings Logan back for another season". Euroleague.net. July 26, 2015. Retrieved July 27, 2015.
  11. ^ ""Lietuvos rytas" sukirto rankomis su D.Loganu". bc.lrytas.lt (in Lithuanian). July 22, 2016. Retrieved July 22, 2016.
  12. ^ "Sidigas Avellino, ufficiale la firma di Logan" (in Italian). S.S. Felice Scandone Avellino. February 16, 2017. Retrieved February 16, 2017.
  13. ^ "David Logan rejoint la SIG Strasbourg". sigstrasbourg.fr (in French). July 22, 2017. Retrieved July 27, 2017.
  14. ^ "De'Longhi Treviso: Ufficiale l'arrivo di David Logan" [De'Longhi Treviso: David Logan new player]. sportando.basketball (in Italian). February 9, 2019.
  15. ^ "Playoff Finale Gara 3 - La decide David Logan, Treviso vince con fatica e ritorna in serie A!" [Final Playoffs Game-3 - David Logan killed the match, Treviso wins and returns to Serie A!]. pianetabasket.com (in Italian). Retrieved June 17, 2019.
  16. ^ "FINALE PLAYOFF SERIE A2 OLD WILD WEST - LA DE' LONGHI TREVISO È PROMOSSA IN SERIE A" [Serie A2 Old Wild West Playoff Finals - De' Longhi Treviso is promoted to Serie A]. legapallacanestro.com (in Italian). June 18, 2019. Retrieved June 19, 2019.
  17. ^ "Il ritorno di David Logan in maglia Dinamo Banco di Sardegna". dinamobasket.com (in Italian). July 12, 2021.
  18. ^ "Will Wisniewski and Logan play for Poland?". Sport.wp.pl. February 27, 2009. Retrieved November 4, 2013.
  19. ^ "David Logan". eurobasket2009.com. Archived from the original on November 3, 2011. Retrieved August 30, 2012.

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