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Tai Wesley - PF, 6'7, 240
Signed in Australia/New Zealand - Signed with Melbourne United
       Date of birth: 05/13/1986
       Country: Samoa/Fiji
     Drafted (NBA): Undrafted, 2011
     Out of: Utah State
  NBA Experience: 0 years
  Hand: Right

15th June, 2011 Holland Signed a one year contract with Eiffel Towers Den Bosch.
9th July, 2012 France Signed a one year contract with Rouen.
7th August, 2013 Holland Signed a one year contract with Den Bosch.
5th June, 2014 New Zealand Signed for the remainder of the season with Southland Sharks.
22nd July, 2014 Australia Signed a one year contract with New Zealand Breakers.
6th November, 2014 New Zealand Signed a one year contract with Southland Sharks (to join after completion of Australian NBL season).
15th May, 2015 Australia Signed another one year contract with New Zealand Breakers (to join after completion of New Zealand NBL season).
13th January, 2016 New Zealand Signed a one year contract with Wellington Saints (to join after completion of Australian NBL season).
27th May, 2016 Australia Signed a two year contract with Melbourne United (to join after completion of New Zealand NBL season).
When: Where:
2004 - 2011 Utah State (NCAA)
June 2011 - June 2012 Den Bosch (Holland)
July 2012 - June 2013 Rouen (France, ProB)
August 2013 - June 2014 Den Bosch (Holland)
June 2014 - July 2014 Southland Sharks (New Zealand)
July 2014 - March 2015 New Zealand Breakers (Australia)
March 2015 - June 2015 Southland Sharks (New Zealand)
June 2015 - May 2016 New Zealand Breakers (Australia)
May 2016 - June 2016 Wellington Saints (New Zealand)
June 2016 - present Melbourne United (Australia)
From blog:

   An Unnecessarily Exhaustive Guide To The 2010/11 NCAA Tournament, Part 3: Southeastern Region

Tai Wesley is doubly impressive when you consider he doesn't have a thumb on his shooting hand.

The Aggies returned pretty much everyone else, most notably 6'7 senior big man Tai Wesley. Wesley is an athletic but creative post player; he has footwork, moves, touch with both hands, hooks with both hands, and a good passing game from down there, a high IQ player with strength and finesse, and enough of a jumpshot to play away from the basket against much bigger opponents. He chips in with the rebounding, knows how to use his elbows and get away with it, can get open without the ball, generate offense with it, and anchors one of the league's best defenses.

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   Sham's unnecessarily great big draft board: Power Forwards

Tai Wesley - After seven years at Utah State, the now middle aged Wesley begins a professional career. Indeed, he's already begun it, signing for EiffelTowers Den Bosch in Holland. Wesley won't ever crack upper echelon leagues because he's just too small. He's a 6'7 power forward without athleticism, so not even Kyle Hines's career arc is really doable. But he's perfect for Holland, a versatile and incredibly smart player who can run an offense and anchor a defense. In the unathletic Dutch league, Tai finds himself in essentially a professional version of the WAC.

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Signed in Australia


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