L'union Lourdes-Tarbes Pyrenees Basket (NM1) inked 28-year old Canadian forward Lien Phillip (203-89). He has a double citizenship as he also holds Vincentian passport. Phillip is not a newcomer in French League as he played most recently at Prisse Macon (NM2).
The previous (15-16) season Phillip played at Basket Club Ardres (also in NM2).
His team won OUA West Division Regular Season in 2013.
Phillip also represented Canada at the World University Games in Shenzhen (China) six years ago. His team won Silver and his stats at that event were 6 games: 0.7ppg, 2.5rpg.
Phillip has quite traveled the world as his pro career brought him to three different continents (Europe, Australia and of course North America). Phillip has played previously professionally in Australia (Suns) and Canada (Lancers).
His game is described as: He is a relentless rebounder and a tough physical player.
On the court, Phillip is considered to be the complete package as he is a long and athletic post player who is an exceptional rebounder, tremendous defender and an explosive scorer.
By Eurobasket Data Center