Linklater named Most Spectacular player of World Tour Season
27 Nov 2017
MIES (FIBA 3x3 World Tour) – Fans voted Michael Linklater (Saskatoon, CAN) Most Spectacular Player (MSP) of the FIBA 3x3 World Tour season on November 27, 2017.
The 5ft 10in (1.78m) received more than 67,000 votes in the social media contest organized across all FIBA3x3 channels (YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Sina Weibo and Tencent). Michael Hicks (Krakow R8 Basket, POL) and Dusan Bulut (Novi Sad Al Wahda. UAE) finished second and third respectively.
Linklater made 4 appearences at the World Tour this season, including a 2nd place finish in Saskatoon, 5th in Prague, 9th in Lausanne and 12th in the FIBA 3x3 World Tour Bloomage Beijing Final.
Linklater succeeds to Terrence Romeo (Manila West, PHI), and Dusan Bulut (Novi Sad Al Wahda, UAE), who were elected Most Spectacular Player of the Season in 2015 and 2016 respectively.