Rakeem Christmas mug

Rakeem Christmas mug

Rakeem Christmas

The overseas market is about to be flooded with Virgin Islanders, as the professional basketball season is about to kick off and more than a dozen players — both men and women — have signed with pro teams in both the European and Middle Eastern leagues.

• St. Croix native Rakeem Christmas is back for his second stint in Turkey’s Super League, signing with OGM Omanspor. The 6-foot-9 forward-center spent less than two months with Galatasaray in 2017.