Olimpia Milan has officially parted ways with guard Jerian Grant, the club announced Saturday. This past season, Grant had limited playing time with the Italian powerhouse averaging 2.8 points, 0.7 rebounds, and 0.7 assists per game in the EuroLeague.
The 29-year-old has spent one season with Olimpia and won the Italian League title and the Italian Cup. Priot to Milan, he played for Greek club Promitheas Patras, while he has plenty of experience from the NBA.
📝 Esempio di serietà e perseveranza: grazie 𝗝𝗲𝗿𝗶𝗮𝗻 𝗚𝗿𝗮𝗻𝘁 ➡ https://t.co/sYAMDtvXOc
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— Olimpia Milano (@OlimpiaMI1936) July 2, 2022
He played for four NBA teams before coming to Europe. He started his pro career in the New York Knicks, having also stints with the Chicago Bulls, the Orlando Magic and the Washington Wizards.
He was selected as the 15th overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft and has career averages of 6.1 points, 1.9 rebounds, and 2.9 assists throughout 279 games in the NBA.
“Olimpia Milano wishes to express its gratitude to Jerian Grant for the season that we spent together during whom he was an example of seriousness and perseverance and helped the team win the Italian Cup and the Italian league championship.
Olimpia wishes Jerian all the best for his future,” Milan’s statement reads.