Turkish Airlines Euroleague newcomer Dinamo Banco di Sardegna Sassari put its off-season to life early with the signing of forward Jeff Brooks on a one-year deal. For Brooks (2.03 meters, 25 years old) this will be a return to Europe’s premier competition, after playing in 2012-13 Euroleague season for Cantu. He posted 8.3 points, 4.9 rebounds and 1.3 assists in 10 games during that campaign. Brooks has spent his entire professional career in Italy. Last season he suited up for JuveCaserta, and averaged 14.4 points, 6.3 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 1.5 steals in the Italian League. Brooks started his professional career with Fileni Jesi in the Italian second division after playing college basketball at Penn State University.