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United States | 191 cm | 91 kg | June 12 1980

Product of the University of North Carolina-Wilmington, Blizzard finished his senior year with 21.1 points, 3.6 assists and 44.1% from 3.
All-America Honorable Mention in 2002 and 2003.
At the end of his four-year university career he entered the top 20 of the best three-point shooters of all time in American college basketball.

In the summer of 2003 he was signed on a multi-year contract by Montepaschi Siena, which helps him obtain an Italian passport.
He immediately goes on loan to Legadue Jesi, where he contributes to the historic promotion of Sicc.
In the Final Series he scored 30 points in Game 1 and 18 points, 5 steals and 6 assists in the decisive Game 3 away against Virtus Bologna.
In 2004/05 he arrived in Serie A, a Cantu, where he reached the quarter-finals and participated in the Uleb Cup.
The following year is a Reggio Emilia, closing the 2005/06 season with 12 points and 2 assists on average.
In 2006/07 he was hired by Virtus Bologna, a club with which he remained for four seasons, reaching the Scudetto final once (2007), the Italian Cup final twice and winning the Fiba Eurochallenge as a protagonist in 2009.

In 2010/11 he moved toother team of Bologna, the Biancoblù, in Legadue.
In 2012 he returned home to Wilmington. Subsequently she sets off again and disembarks at veroli, in Legadue, with Marco Ramondino.
He closed the season as a sixth man averaging over 11 points and 47% from beyond the arc.

A Casale, since 2014, replicates his impact coming off the bench: an ankle injury limits him during his first season, but in the playoffs he is enthralling (13.5 points with over 46% from 3).
Board he ended the 2015/16 season averaging 12.8 points and shooting 41% from long range.
In 2016/2017, however, he served 3.8 assists, recording his career high, once again establishing himself both in decisive moments and in important matches. Still wearing the Novipiù Junior Casale jersey, in the last season he reached the playoff final, closing his post season with 12.3 points on average and shooting 45% from 3.