2019 NBA Draft-And-Stash Signings

Free agent signees, trade acquisitions, and 2019 draftees are the most common additions to NBA rosters this summer. However, a small number of players will come via the draft-and-stash route, as teams bring aboard players drafted in previous years.

While first-round draftees from the last three years are limited to the 2019 rookie scale, there are no draft-and-stash signings who fit that bill this year. Players who were previously selected in the second round of a draft are free to sign any type of contract via cap room or exceptions.

Listed below are the draft-and-stash prospects who have signed so far this offseason, with contract details noted. If and when more teams add draft-and-stash players, we’ll update this list, which can be found at anytime on the right-hand sidebar of our desktop site under “Hoops Rumors Features,” or in the “Features” page in our mobile menu.

  • Denver Nuggets: Vlatko Cancar, F (2017 draft; No. 49) (story)
    • Cancar was just 20 years old when he was selected by the Nuggets in 2017. After spending two more seasons with Mega Leks (Serbia) and Burgos (Spain), he’s considered a little more NBA-ready. He received a guaranteed contract that makes him a virtual lock to earn a regular season roster spot.
    • Contract: Three years, $4.2MM (minimum salary). First two years guaranteed. Signed using mid-level exception.
  • Utah Jazz: Nigel Williams-Goss, PG (2017 draft; No. 55) (story)
    • Despite playing his college ball in America (at Washington and Gonzaga), Williams-Goss was willing to head overseas after the Jazz drafted him in 2017. He won a Serbian Cup with KK Partizan during his rookie season, then spent his second year playing for EuroLeague club Olympiacos. Williams-Goss projects to be in Utah’s point guard mix, though he’ll have to battle Dante Exum and Emmanuel Mudiay for minutes behind Mike Conley.
    • Contract: Three years, $4.8MM. First-year salary ($1.5MM) guaranteed. Signed using cap room.

Multiple draft-and-stash players from previous drafts have had their NBA rights renounced this offseason. We’ll keep tabs on those players here too:

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One thought on “2019 NBA Draft-And-Stash Signings

  1. nentwigs

    Any day now the NBA will sit up and take notice as the Timberwolves’ venerable Draft-and-Stash choice of Henk Norel makes his NBA debut !!

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