Who is Mitch Creek? Australian basketball’s…

When it comes to Mitch Creek, nothing has come easy. After signing his first NBA contract last month with the Brooklyn Nets, Creek is one step closer to realising his dream of playing in the NBA. The terms of Creek’s deal were not disclosed, although it has been widely reported that Creek signed a one-year, non-guaranteed Exhibit 10 pact. Brooklyn has already filled all 15 guaranteed spots on their roster, so Creek was already competing for one of the franchise's two, two-way contracts. The Nets two-way contracts were eventually taken up by Alan Williams and Theo Pinson, which means Creek will likely compete in the G-League before getting an opportunity with the Nets. Roster movement, injuries and training camp battles will dictate whether Creek gets an opportunity to realize his dream this season.

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