Nets Sign Tornike Shengelia

TUESDAY, 10:22am: The Nets have officially signed Shengelia, the team announced today (Twitter link).

WEDNESDAY, 4:03pm: The Nets have agreed to sign second-round pick Tornike Shengelia to a two-year contract, according to Tim Bontemps of the New York Post. Emiliano Carchia of Sportando first reported (via Twitter) that Shengelia was "on the verge" of a two-year deal with Brooklyn.

Shengelia, who was selected 54th overall in June's draft, was considered likely to return to Europe after playing in the Belgian League a year ago. However, the Georgian forward showed enough during the Orlando Summer League to earn a spot on the Nets for the coming season.

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dave robson
2 years 11 months ago

Toko is my favorite player in this team :)

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Patrick Oliver
2 years 11 months ago

Welcome Tornike!

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anwar ahbanawa
2 years 11 months ago

great move , i like his game, he should be a good rotation this year