Nuggets Sign 2017 Second-Rounder Vlatko Cancar

AUGUST 1: The Nuggets have officially signed Cancar to a contract, per NBA.com’s transactions log. Terms of the deal aren’t yet known, but Denver has its mid-level exception available, so it could exceed two years.

JULY 13: The Nuggets are expected to sign Slovenian prospect Vlatko Cancar, a source tells Emiliano Carchia of Sportando (Twitter link). Cancar was Denver’s second-round pick (49th overall) in the 2017 draft.

Cancar, 22, was selected as a draft-and-stash player and expected to remain in Europe for a couple of seasons before joining the Nuggets. The 6-foot-8 forward has appeared in three Summer League games for Denver, averaging 9.7 PPG and 4.0 RPG.

The forward suited up for San Pablo Burgos in Spain last season.

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3 thoughts on “Nuggets Sign 2017 Second-Rounder Vlatko Cancar

  1. JamesW26

    The numbers don’t jump off the page, but his basketball IQ is off-the-charts. He’s the perfect end of the bench guy; knows his role, doesn’t make mistakes.

    • What can I do for you Mr Barber?.

      Ah, Doc…, It’s a Ba-bar.

      I M Fletcher, 1986.

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