Ghanaian Point Guard Denzel Mensah has stated his intentions to compete in an elite league outside the NBA during an interview on basketball television show “Courtside”.

He made the statement on the watched show on Ghana channel Kwese Free Sports during his trip to the West African nation.

Mensah has featured prominently in the American Basketball Association since graduating from Penn State Wilkes-Barre in 2015.

He played for Greensboro Swarm in the 2017-2018 in the NBA Gatorade League; Swarm is the G League affiliate of NBA outfit Charlotte Hornets.

Responding to questions about his career, the Combo Guard indicated he is open to play in any elite league in Europe.

“If the NBA calls, am definitely going to the NBA but if not only with the highest level oversees like Germany, Spain, Portugal the highest leagues in any of those countries, am definitely will go play there” he said.

Mensah is set to fly out of the country next week after headlining a basketball clinic.

By Yaw Adjei-Mintah
@YawMintYM on Twitter

Mensah with Host Jake Morrison


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