19 August 2021, 14h19
With experience essentially gained in Germanic basketball, the athlete stressed precisely what he absorbed from stints with Alba Berlin (2017 to 2019) and Rasta Vechta (2020/21).
"I am excited and proud to have a few years of professional European basketball experience. I have learned a lot about the game from my coaches in Germany, and I am very grateful for my experience in the BBL [Germany's top flight] and Eurocup. At this stage in my career, I hope to use my experience to be a leader on the team and to help build the basketball program of Benfica", began by affirming, in exclusive statements to the Official Site.
"I am glad that Benfica is a club that contends in every game and for championships. I want to win and I look forward to helping in any way I can", guaranteed the American center, who was excited to play with an eagle on his chest: "I look forward to meeting all of you! It has been a long time since I saw fans in the arena so I am very excited. Let us have a great season!"
Dennis Clifford also introduced himself as a basketball player. "As a player, I work hard on defense and offense, I am talented and I put the team first before myself. I am coachable and I can run the floor very well", finalized the future number 42 jersey of the red team.
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