Netease Sports reported on October 7:
According to previous domestic media reports, Franklin has renewed his contract with the Shanxi team. On September 13, he posted on social media confirming that he will return to Shanxi Men's Basketball in the new season. "I'm back in Shanxi and can't wait to reunite with my brothers." Franklin wrote.
根据以前的国内媒体报道，富兰克林与山西队续签了合同。 9月13日，他在社交媒体上发布消息，确认他将在新赛季重返山西男篮。 “我回到山西，等不及与兄弟团聚。”富兰克林写道。
During the off-season, the Shanxi men’s basketball team experienced some personnel turnover. Players such as Teng Heqi, Guo Xiaopeng, Liu Chunqing, Wei Meng and Li Jingyu left the team. Wang Fei, who has served as the head coach and general manager of the team in the past two seasons, also joined the club for personal reasons. Terminate the contract. As a supplement, the team selected Zhang Ning with the eighth pick in the draft and signed
In the 2019-2020 season, Franklin averaged 30.1 points, 9.5 rebounds, 10 assists, 2.3 steals and 1.4 blocks per game in the Shanxi Men's Basketball Team.