Nuggets And Danilo Gallinari Agree On Four-Year, $42 Million Extension

Wednesday January 25th, 2012

The Denver Nuggets and forward Danilo Gallinari have agreed to a four-year, $42 million contract extension according to ESPN’s Chris Broussard’s official twitter account.

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In his fourth year in the league, Gallinari is averaging 17.4 points and 5.2 rebounds per game for the Nuggets.

Gallinari was traded last season to the Nuggets in a three-way blockbuster deal that brought Carmelo Anthony and Chauncey Billups to the New York Knicks.  Currently, the Nuggets’ record stands at 12-5, which is second in the Western Conference behind the Oklahoma City Thunder.

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