MHP giants Ludwigsburg sign New Zealanders

Dhe basketball players of the MHP Riesen Ludwigsburg have committed Sam Waardenburg. The 24-year-old New Zealander comes from the Australian league and is set to replace the injured Jeff Roberson, the Bundesliga club announced on Friday. Waardenburg is due to travel to Germany early next week and complete the necessary medical checks upon his arrival before the forward can be used for the Swabians for the first time.