Dorsey / PHOTO: Archive FCB

FC Barcelona’s new player, who will share the position as Ante Tomic, is an excellent defender, but he’s not afraid to fire away on the other end of the court. The following is an overview of seven important moments in Dorsey’s career:

1. Joey Dorsey’s best NBA performance was on April 11 of 2011. Playing for the Toronto Raptors, the player scored 10 points and secured 20 rebounds against the Milwaukee Bucks.

2. Dorsey is known for his defensive prowess and sacrifice, but he’s also intimidating when he goes on the attack - just as the following video demonstrates:

3. In the 2009/10 season, he played for Rio Grande Valley (NBA Development League) and he finished the year with an average of 14.9 points and 13.3 rebounds. In the 2012/13 season, playing for Gaziantep, he finished the season with an average of 16.1 points and 12.3 rebounds.

4. During his time at Gaziantep, he was named the All Star MVP of the Turkish league. The following video shows Dorsey’s performance in the match between Gaziantep and Fenerbahçe, where he scored 20 points and secured 12 rebounds:

5. Before moving to Gaziantep, Dorsey played for two other European teams. His first European team was Vitoria, where he made 13 appearances in the 2011/12 season. That same year he signed with Olympiacos, and he went on to win the Euroleague and the Turkish league:


6. In the 2011/12 season he was named the best defensive player of the Turkish league.

7. In Memphis, during his collegiate career, he played with one of the best players of the NBA: Derrick Rose.

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