‘Birdman’ re-signing with Denver Nuggets | VailDaily.com
YOUR AD HERE »

‘Birdman’ re-signing with Denver Nuggets

Benjamin Hochman
The Denver Post
Denver Post file photo
ALL |

DENVER, Colorado – Get ready to flap your wings again. “The Birdman” is back.

Chris Andersen and the Nuggets have agreed on a five-year contract that could earn Andersen up to $26 million, the player’s manager, Mark Bryant, said Tuesday night. This locks in one of Denver’s most popular athletes for the next half-decade.

“We’re ecstatic to stay in the community,” Bryant said.

Andersen will make $3.7 million next season in his backloaded and incentive-based contract, which will help the Nuggets financially. They entered this free-agency period over the NBA luxury tax line of $69.92 million, which was announced Tuesday.

For more of this Denver Post story: http://www.denverpost.com/sports/ci_12773201


Support Local Journalism


Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User


Trending - Sports


See more