Brandon Brooks is a 24 year old 188cm guard from Dallas, texas. He is starting his third professional basketball season with Phoenix hagen in the beko BBL. Last season, he got experience in the D-League playing for Tulsa 66ers playing 36 games: 4.7ppg, 1.8rpg, 3.3apg. He started his professional basketball career in Germany with the Eisbaeren Bremerhaven averaging 7.4ppg, 1.8rpg, 2.2apg, FGP: 53.2%, 3PT: 38.0%, FT: 72.8% He played at Alabama State and as a senior he played 32 games: 13.7ppg, 4.2rpg, 6.6apg, 1.3spg, FGP: 50.2%, 3Pts: 36.9%, FT: 77.1%. He was the SWAC Regular Season Champion in 2008 and 2009. He spoke to German Hoops before he came to Germany to play for Phoenix Hagen
Congrats on the contract with Phoenix hagen. How happy are you about being back in Germany?
Im very happy to be in familiar territory again.
What did you miss most about Germany and the beko BBL?
I miss the fans. Even when Iwas in the D-league the people still wished me luck.
What convinced you most about taking the job with Phoenix Hagen?
The playing style they have is very much up and down run and gun type of offense.
You played last season in the D-league for the Tulsa 66ers. How much was your game able to develop in the States?
I learned a lot in the D-league. My basketball IQ is much better now. I hope to transfer it to Hagen.