Huge loss for Real Madrid and European basketball that of Facu Campazzo, who will begin his experience in the NBA hand in hand with Denver Nuggets. The Colorado franchise confirms one of the open secrets of the transfer market, such as the arrival of the Argentine base, who landed in 2014 at WiZink. Without a doubt, a hard loss for those of Pablo Laso who see how their great star leaves the ship.
- March 23, 1991, Córdoba, Argentina
The one who was MVP of the final of the 18/19 season and of the Super Cup of the following year, will sign with the Nuggets for of seasons, with Real Madrid keeping their rights in Europe. Thus, he will be the last of the Euroleague players to reach the NBA, being the most famous signing that arrives in the North American country from abroad.
As happens on numerous occasions in the association, the news of the signing has been Revealed by Transfer Market Guru Adrian Wojnarowski, which refers the information to Alex Saratsis, the Argentine’s own agent.
Real Madrid guard Facundo Campazzo has agreed to a two-year deal with the Denver Nuggets, his agent Alex Saratsis tells ESPN.
– Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) November 20, 2020
Campazzo thus joins one of the franchises that most excited in the last season of the NBA being one of the big revelations, especially in the bubble. Denver’s equaled their best season in its history, with some Imperials Jamal Murray and Nikola Jokic, reaching the finals of the Western Conference, where they lost against the Lakers.
The point guard arrived at Real Madrid in 2014 and after a season in white, he left on loan for two seasons to Murcia to return like a tornado to the capital. Campazzo has been one of the main architects of the three ACB Leagues, two Euroleagues, two King’s Cups and four Spanish Super Cups that the Madrid team has achieved with him, where Nicolás Laprovittola and Carlos Alocen will take their immediate relief.