Samardo Samuels (206 cm, Louisville’10) has a reached a deal to play for BC Partizan NiS Beograd (Serbia-KLS) this 2017-18 season. Samuels is a 28-year-old Jamaican international basketball player who played for the Jamaican National Basketball Team from 2009 to 2014. He was originally set to play for Betis Energia Plus Sevilla (Spain-LEB Gold), but things did not work out between him and the club, so he moved on.
In 2016-17 he played in China for the Jiangsu Nangang Dragons Nanjing (China-CBA). In 22 games, the former NBA big man notched averages of 20.2 ppg and 7.5 rpg. Samardo later headed to Enel Brindisi (Italy-Serie A) in March 2017, where he played seven games and averaged 7.9 ppg and 4.6 rpg.