Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Denver Nene covered in gold: $ 67 million for five seasons

The Denver Nuggets are discreetly putting his best pieces in the face of staff training for next season after falling to the power forward Nene, who agreed a five-year and 67 million dollars.

Hilary, who was the best man available was higher than in the free agent market, was the best the Nuggets and also returned as a key player in the team's future, unlike what had happened in Houston, New Jersey and Indiana, who wanted to complement the franchise player.

The Brazilian, considered by many to be the best that was in the free agent market, calm and patient study and final offers understood that the Nuggets were perfect in all respects.

In addition, sources close to the Brazilian international player said his first option was to continue with the Nuggets, a team that gave him every opportunity to develop as a great figure.

Another important aspect in the decision to Hilario has been the presence of coach George Karl, the person who supported him when he discovered a cancerous testicular tumor.

Although the agreement between the Nuggets and Hilario is not yet official, several news sources in Denver reported that the Brazilian player will receive an average salary of $ 13.5 million over the next five years, one more than they could have offered the rest of teams wanted him.

Before an agreement was reached with Hilario, 29, nine as a pro, the Nuggets had also managed the transfer of the Spanish guard Rudy Fernandez and Corey Brewer, Dallas Mavericks, for a right of selection of the second round of university lot.

The arrival of Fernandez and Brewer will help the Nuggets to fill the positions left by free agent Wilson Chandler, JRSmith and Kenyon Martin, who went to play professional basketball in China.

Although Chandler Nuggets hope to recoup when you return to America next March.

Now, with the first major goal achieved, the continuity of Nene, the Nuggets' big goal is to get an arrangement for the equipment remaining in guard Arron Afflalo, a player for Karl, along with Hilary, are key to the team's future.

Karl praised the great contribution he made last season Afflalo despite the instability experienced by the team with the "soap opera" of the transfer of Anthony.

Nuggets coach is hopeful that Fernandez can fit perfectly into the team along with Afflalo and point guard Ty Lawson of headlines, as well as Hilary and Italian Danilo Gallinari forward.

"I am convinced that we will be a winning team and very difficult to overcome when we start our best basketball player," said Karl.

Meanwhile, the Nuggets executive vice president, Masai Ujiri, just complete the lockout, the first thing he told reporters was "Nene is a Nugget."

The Brazilian and his wife, who is from Denver, have established a great relationship with the organization that always supported him in difficult times as they were the very serious knee injury he suffered in the first game of the 2005-06 season and then the fight against cancer, in January 2008.


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