José Materan will face a new international challenge, as a new player for the Brazilian team Pato Basquete.
The Venezuelan is currently playing the semifinals of the Professional Basketball Super League (SPB) with Gladiadores de Anzoátegui.
Materán is expected to head to Brazil once his season with the eastern team is over.
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Gladiadores plays the series against Cocodrilos de Caracas and they are tied at 2 games apiece.
The Venezuelan shooting guard also has international experience in basketball leagues in Argentina and Colombia.
Materán was part of the team that represented Venezuela in the last edition of Americup, held in Recife, Brazil.