Alessandro Gentile was born on November 12,1992 and is an Italian professional basketball player who plays for Udine of the Serie A2.
24 Facts About Alessandro Gentile
Alessandro Gentile was selected by the Minnesota Timberwolves with the 53rd overall pick in the 2014 NBA draft.
From 2007 to 2009, Gentile played with the junior teams of Treviso Basket.
In December 2011, Alessandro Gentile left Treviso Basket and signed a four-year deal with Olimpia Milano.
In June 2014, after Milano won their 26th Italian League championship, Alessandro Gentile was named the Italian League Finals MVP.
In July 2014, Alessandro Gentile penned a new three-year contract with Milano.
On October 6,2015, Alessandro Gentile played against the NBA's Boston Celtics, in the NBA Global Games tournament.
Alessandro Gentile was sent on loan to the Greek club Panathinaikos in December 2016.
On December 5,2016, Alessandro Gentile reached an agreement with his Italian team, and he left Milano to conclude his season on loan in a non-Italian team.
On December 19,2016, Alessandro Gentile then joined the Greek club Panathinaikos, on a loan from Olimpia Milano, for the rest of the season.
Alessandro Gentile was with Panathinaikos, as they won the 2017 Greek Cup Final against Aris.
Alessandro Gentile was then released by Panathinaikos in March 2017.
On October 30,2018, Alessandro Gentile signed a one-year deal with Spanish club Movistar Estudiantes.
Alessandro Gentile averaged 14.8 points and 4.9 rebounds per game.
On January 27,2022, Alessandro Gentile parted ways with the team.
On June 26,2014, Alessandro Gentile was selected with the 53rd overall pick in the 2014 NBA draft by the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Alessandro Gentile started in the youth age categories of Italy's junior national teams, first for the Under-16's at the 2008 FIBA Europe Under-16 Championship, and then notably winning the silver medal with the Under-20s at the 2011 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship.
Alessandro Gentile then became a member of the senior men's Italian national basketball team.
Alessandro Gentile played with Italy at EuroBasket 2013 and EuroBasket 2015.
Alessandro Gentile played at the Turin 2016 FIBA World Olympic Qualifying Tournament.
Alessandro Gentile is the son of the Italian basketball icon Nando Alessandro Gentile.
Alessandro Gentile is the younger brother of Italian professional basketball player Stefano Gentile.
Alessandro Gentile moved around Italy and Europe, following his father during his playing career.
Alessandro Gentile has played with his brother in the senior Italian national team and Virtus Bologna.