Drake Diener Meets the Italian Media

Former DePaul Blue Demon shooting guard Drake Diener met the Italian press on Saturday morning. Drake was introduced to journalists and the fans of Ignis Castelletto Ticino after signing a one year contract to play basketball for the Italian club team.

"I wanna play," Diener said at the press conference. "Because after the worst year of my life I just need the competition. My NBA dream will restart in Castelletto Ticino, because of I'm sure of my potential and I feel well since October."

The former DePaul sharpshooter wore a T-shirt from last weekend's Cager's for Crohn's basketball tournament as he was introduced.

Diener departed this morning for Chicago from Milan's Malpensa airport after spending three days with his new team.

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