Anyang KGC Ginseng Corporation, the integrated winning team in the 2022-2023 professional basketball season, recruited free agent (FA) center Lee Jong-hyun.
Ginseng Corporation announced on the 22nd that it had signed a contract with Lee Jong-hyun for a total of 150 million won (annual salary of 130 million won and incentives of 20 million won) for one year.
Graduated from Gyeongbok High School and Korea University, Lee Jong-hyun was nominated by Ulsan Hyundai Mobis as the first overall pick in the 2016 KBL rookie draft and debuted as a pro, going through Goyang Orion, Carrot (now Day One), and Jeonju KCC.
In the 2022-2023 season, he played for Carrot and moved to KCC through a trade during the season. He played 39 regular league games with both teams, averaging 12 minutes and 58 seconds, averaging 3.7 points and 2.3 rebounds.
At 203 cm, he has been selected as an adult national representative since high school, and is also a member of the men’s basketball gold medal at the 2014 Incheon Asian Games.
Lee Jong-hyun said, “I will do my best with the attitude I had when I was a rookie, with the mindset of starting again from the beginning.”토토사이트
Ginseng Corporation, which sent Oh Se-geun and Moon Seong-gon, the main players in the FA market, to Seoul SK and Suwon kt, respectively, hired Choi Seong-won (former SK) and Jeong Hyo-geun (former Daegu Korea Gas Corporation), followed by Lee Jong-hyun.