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REPORT: Denver Nuggets Sign Center Tarik Black

The Denver Nuggets will reportedly welcome former EuroLeague center Tarik Black back to the NBA with a contract after playing the last three seasons overseas, according to Priority Sports.

Black played with Zenit St. Petersburg in Russia after joining them in January and averaged 5.2 points and 3.5 rebounds. Before playing in Russia, Black was very successful with Maccabi Tel Aviv with standout seasons in EuroLeague and Israeli League, helping the team win a championship.

Before moving to Europe, Tarik played four years with the Houston Rockets and the Los Angeles Lakers. He has been out of the League since the 2017-18 season with career averages of 4.9 points and 4.7 rebounds.

According to BasketNews’ Donatas Urbonas, Black’s contract will be an Exhibit 10 deal.

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