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Becoming pro: Brad Davison inks contract with Lithuanian club

After five seasons as a member of the Wisconsin Badgers, Brad Davison is now officially a professional basketball player. Davison, 23, announced Aug. 2 that he has signed a one-year contract with Nevėžis-OPTIBET, a professional basketball club located in Kėdainiai, Lithuania. “I’m really excited for this new experience,” Davison, a Maple Grove native, said. When Davison’s college career officially came to a close after the Final Four in April, he...
MADISON, WI
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Another NBA team gets a look at Brad Davison

At least two NBA teams have given Brad Davison a look recently. On Monday, according to Darren Wolfson of KSTP in the Minneapolis area, the former University of Wisconsin guard worked out for the Brooklyn Nets. Wolfson reported two weeks ago that Davison worked out for the Atlanta Hawks. It's not clear if any other teams have hosted Davison.
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Wisconsin basketball star Brad Davison sets workout with Atlanta Hawks

Former Wisconsin star guard Brad Davison finally closed the book on his career in college basketball, and now prepares for an NBA opportunity. In order to get there, Davison began workouts for teams and now has one scheduled with a team, as he will work out for the Atlanta Hawks on Thursday, according to Darren Wolfson of 5 Eyewitness News. Minnesota guard Payton Willis will also participate in the workout, according to Wolfson.
ATLANTA, GA
Badger Herald

The impact of Brad Davison, Johnny Davis and future of Wisconsin basketball

Following the thrilling Badger victory against Purdue, Brad Davison amusingly tried to convince Athletic Director Chris McIntosh to grant him a sixth year of eligibility. Despite his best efforts, Davison is now an alumnus. Wisconsin fans will be forced to watch Badger basketball without the King of Charges and the ultimate team motivator. As a consistent five-year player, Davison’s impact is not as obvious as typical starters’. In addition to his tremendous on-court abilities, his influence is more profound in the locker room as a teacher and a leader.
MADISON, WI

Brad Davison Announces He’s Not Returning To Wisconsin

Sorry, Wisconsin fans. Brad Davison has not been granted a sixth year of eligibility and won’t play for the Badgers this upcoming season. Wisconsin basketball may have won April Fools’ Day with a sneaky-good Brad Davison announcement. “Wisconsin men’s basketball guard Brad Davison has been granted a sixth...
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Wisconsin guard Brad Davison confirms April Fool's joke, will not return to Badgers for sixth season

All around the country on Friday, the sports world was wrapped up in April Fool’s Day pranks of various kinds. Wisconsin basketball was one of the many teams that jumped in on the fun with a press release that Brad Davison had been granted yet another year of eligibility to play college basketball. However, Davison has now confirmed in a video the release was not real.
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On April Fools' Day, Badgers claim Brad Davison is coming back

Yes, it was a prank for April Fools' Day. We weren't fooled, but here's Brad Davison's official announcement that he's not returning for a sixth year of eligibility. April Fools' Day is off to a mysterious start in Wisconsin as the Badgers appear to be trolling fans with a press release that says Brad Davison has been granted a sixth year of eligibility due to a "reoccurring shoulder injury" in 2017-18.
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