Bilbao Basket announced their signing of center Mickell Gladness for the 2017-2018 season. This will be Gladness' first season playing in Spain.
Gladness spent last season in Estonia, playing for BC Kalev/Cramo of the VTB United League, where he averaged 7.3 points and 6.2 rebounds in all competitions and lead Kalev/Cramo to the Estonian league championship.
The leader in blocks last season for the United League, Gladness started his career in the States before coming abroad in 2014. His NBA experience includes stints with the Miami Heat and the Golden State Warriors, as well as G League experience with the Santa Cruz Warriors and Reno Bighorns.