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Obi Kyei departs Cuxhaven, signs with Leeds Force - Nov 27, 2017

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Australian-British forward Obi Kyei departed German club Cuxhaven and has signed with Leeds Force.

Kyei touched down in England shortly before making his Leeds' debut and played his first minutes in a 100-94 loss to Chesire Phoenix.

Due to German Pro B rules allowing just two Americans on the court at a time and the makeup of the Cuxhaven roster, Kyei split import minutes as a big man positions, yet still produced 11.8 points, 7.3 rebounds, 1.6 assists and 1.9 steals per game in just 23 minutes per night.

The Sydney native is an athletic combo forward with an intriguing outside skill-set combined with the ability to play close to the basket while also being a versatile defender.

'I am thrilled to be with the Force. This is a team with a young and passionate head coach and an excellent management team and they're record doesn't indicate the culture this team has begun to build,' Kyei told

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An interview with new Leeds Force coach Danny Nelson before team's first game- Sep.29, 2017  (by Dockers)

How do you feel now that you have landed in Leeds? Daniel Nelson : I am excited to be here with the Leeds Force. It's a new team and we are getting to know each other. We're going to take some time over the next few weeks to build this program so we can establish a style of basketball that's not only exciting for our fans, but also gives them pride to support a team that plays together and competes. You landed just a week before the first game. How has the adjustment been and will you... [read more]
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