Uppsala (Sweden) sign Kristina King
Puthoff-King played last season at Rheinland Lions Loewen in German 2.Bundesliga. In 16 games she recorded very impressive stats: 1- (24.8ppg), 7.9rpg, 1- (6.9apg) and 2.7spg. She helped them to end the regular season as a second best team in the league. Great season indeed as she was selected Eurobasket.com All-German 2.Bundesliga Player of the Year, Import Player of the Year and Guard of the Year. She was also voted Porsche Player of the Year (Germany) in 2020.
She is quite experienced player. Thanks to Puthoff-King's pro career she managed to play on three different continents (Europe, Asia and of course North America) in six different countries. Puthoff-King has played previously professionally in Iceland (Grindavik), Lebanon (Chabibeh), Romania (Cluj Napoca), Spain (Mataro), Switzerland (Pully) and WUBA (GIE Matrix).
She is a former Eurobasket Summer League player, which is considered top summer league for players who want to play basketball overseas.
Puthoff-King attended University of Richmond until 2014 and it will be her seventh season as a professional player.
The scouts describe her following way: Kristina King is a great scorer, that can run the court with the ball very easily and can penetrate. She is a good short and long distance shooter. She is coming from a very big program the University of Richmond, where she was a leader for her school. She can play equally the position of Shooting Guard and Small Forward