Report: Byron Mullens to Play in China

The immortal Byron Mullens is reportedly on his way to China – Mullens is said to be signing with the Shanxi Brave Dragons of the CBA. Per Basketball Buddha:

According to, Mullens has officially reached a deal with the Shanxi Brave Dragons of the Chinese Basketball Association. He will join NBA veteran Von Wafer and Jordanian guard Zaid Abbas as the third foreigner on the squad.


His draft rights were acquired by the Oaklahoma City Thunder from the Dallas Mavericks when they picked him up 24th overall in the 2009 NBA Draft.


In 2012, Mullens started 41 games for the Charlotte Bobcats averaging 10 points and six rebounds. Since then, Mullens has played for the Los Angeles Clippers and the Philadelphia 76ers where he would find himself deep in the teams’ rotations.