Career: Alba Berlin (Germany – Bundesliga, 1993-95), North Carolina (NCAA, Div. 1, 1995-99), Alba Berlin (Germany – Bundesliga, 1999-00), Casademont Girona (Spain – Liga ACB, 2000-01), FC Barcelona (Spain – Liga ACB, 2001-02), Unicaja Malaga (Spain – Liga ACB, 2002-03), DKV Joventut Badalona (Spain – Liga ACB, 2003), Casademont Girona (Spain – Liga ACB, 2003-04), Benetton Treviso (Italy – SerieA, 2004), Pamesa Valencia (Spain – Liga ACB, 2004-05).
The other star on the German Team. Okulaja is one of the top power forwards in Europe. He has the perfect, fundamental inside game, a great attitude and a great body. He is a very good rebounder, very aggressive to the basket, and he has developed a good shooting touch over the years. He’s now has a deadly jump shot from four or five meters and he can also hit the three-point shoot with consistency. He’s not very tall but he has long arms and he’s a very good defensive player that has benefited from a strong experience in the Euroleague with top-level teams. With Nowitzki, he is the key-player for his NT. When he played in North Carolina, he was on the same team as two NBA All-Stars Vince Carter and Antawn Jamison.