Notes: 2013: Signed with Houston to a three-year deal worth $1.9 million, Feb. 25th; Waived by Houston, July 13th; Claimed off waivers by Philadelphia, July 15th
Displays rare combination of size, scoring ability and defensive effort for a European player...Ohlbrecht has been on the NBA radar for several years and it now appears as though he is ready to take a shot at the faster, more physical brand of basketball played in the United States...Has yet to fully develop all of his potential skills and there is a question as to whether or not he has the drive and heart to push himself hard against better competition, or if he will just sit back and expect his previous accomplishments to speak for
themselves...Ohlbrecht shows good footwork and a quick first step on offense, but when it comes to setting up in the paint to rebound he doesn`t always fare well against harder workers who have more desire.
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