Dan Dickau Signs in Italy
Los Angeles Clippers guard Dan Dickau became the ninth player who held a job in the NBA last campaign to defect to a foreign club this offseason when he agreed to join the Euroleague team Avellino on Tuesday.
Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
“Our aim was to find a player that could make a difference and dictate the tempo of our team,” Avellino club president Vincenzo Ercolino told Euroleague.net. “He is a serious professional with NBA experience. We have nothing to envy of any other playmaker that arrived in Italy this year.”
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Is this another sign of the times? Will there be more players leaving the NBA in the months to come? Is Dan Dickau significant enough that we should even care?