Luigi Datome

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Birthday
27, 1987
Birthplace
Italy
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
27, 1987 (age 31)
Birthplace
Italy

About

Versatile forward who has risen to fame for his decorated international club career, including as a two-time Turkish League champion in 2016 and 2017 with Fenerbahçe. He helped lead the club to three consecutive final four appearances between 2016-2018 with a victory in 2017. 

Before Fame

He began playing junior basketball in Olbia. He later made his professional debut in 2003 with Italy's serie A club Montepaschi Siena.

Trivia

He has played in the NBA for the Detroit Pistons and Boston Celtics between 2013-2015. He was the Italian League MVP in 2013, and was named the Turkish League finals MVP in 2016.

Family Life

His parents are of Sardinian descent. 

Associated With

He was traded to the Boston Celtics from the Detroit Piston in 2015 alongside Jonas Jerebko