Catching up with Edgar Sosa

Edgar Sosa is still earning his livelihood from basketball, traveling the world, working for his next basket and paycheck.Edgar Sosa

Last we heard, he had signed a contract with the Blancos De Rueda Valladolid team in Spain, having recovered from a horrific leg injury in 2011 .

This summer Sosa will competing in Philadelphia for the International All Stars June 6-8, hoping for a shot at $500,000 for the team that emerges from a 32-team field in The Basketball Tournament.

The first four rounds will be in Philadelphia. The championship game will be played June 28 at a site to be determined via social media votes.

Edgar Sosa challenges the observer's grandson, Koby Springer, during a Rick Pitino summer camp in 2006.
Edgar Sosa challenges the observer’s grandson, Koby Springer, during a Rick Pitino summer camp in 2006.
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Author: Charlie Springer

Charlie Springer is a former Louisville editor and sportswriter, as well as a public affairs consultant, a UofL grad and longtime fan.