Southern Generals tab Angelica Robinson (ex Genclik Ankara)

by Eurobasket News

Southern Generals (WUBA) inked 32-year old Montenegrin ex-international forward Angelica Robinson (197-F-87, college: Georgia). She played most recently at OGM Orman Genclik Ankara in Turkey KBSL League. In 19 KBSL games she averaged 13.9ppg and 9.4rpg. She would be named All-KBSL HM Team. 

Last season she played for Avenida in Spanish LFB league. Robinson managed to play in three leagues last year (!!!). In 31 LFB games she averaged 7.5ppg and 6.3rpg. She helped them to win the Supercup and end the regular season at the top position. A very good season in her career as she was selected to All-Spanish LFB Honorable Mention. Robinson also played 13 games in Euroleague where she had 11.9ppg, 7.1rpg and 1.8apg. It was a very successful season in her career as she was selected to All-Euroleague Honorable Mention. And finally Robinson contributed to 2 games in Eurocup where she recorded 9.0ppg, 6.0rpg and 1.0apg. 

The previous (2018) summer Robinson played at the Mercury in NBA. In 28 games she got just 2.6ppg and 2.8rpg in 2018 season. She contributed to her team ending the regular season as at the second position in the league. They also advanced to the league semifinals. In 2010 Robinson was drafted by Los Angeles Sparks (WNBA) in second round (20th overall). 

She attended University of Georgia and it will be her tenth season in pro basketball. Among other achievements Robinson won Spanish LFB championship title in 2018. She received also All-Spanish LFB Player of the Year award and All-Spanish LFB Import Player of the Year award in 2014 and 2018. Robinson represented Montenegro at the European Championships in Czech Republic two years ago. Her stats at that event were 3 games: 16.7ppg, Reb-1 (13.7rpg), 1.0spg, FGP: 56.8%, FT: 61.5%. Robinson is a very experienced player. 

She has quite traveled the world as her pro career brought her to seven different countries on three different continents (Europe, Latin America and of course North America). Robinson has played previously professionally in France, Portugal (Alges), Puerto Rico (Gigantes), Russia (Nadezhda Orenburg), WNBA (Washington Mystics and Seattle Storm), Spain (Argon Uni Girona) and Turkey (Yakin Dogu).