Diamond Stone will help the Meralco Bolts which will represent the country in the upcoming 2018 FIBA Asia Champions Cup in Thailand.
Stone will replace Liam McMorrow who was the original choice of Meralco to spearhead along with Allen Durham.
Without a doubt this player is a solid rock by just simply reading his name which is “Diamond” and a “Stone”. He is listed at 6’11” with 255 lbs of weight.
Stone was a second round 40th pick in the 2016 NBA Draft picked by the New Orleans Pelicans.
The former Maryland standout also have an experience in an international competition as he helped United States to win the gold medal in the 2014 FIBA U17 World Cup held in Dubai.
Stone last game in the NBA was with the Los Angeles Clippers then he moved to several NBA D-League teams.
Last July he was seen in the 2018 NBA Summer League suiting up for the Utah Jazz.