NUGGETS RECALL VLATKO CANCAR FROM ERIE BAYHAWKS
ERIE, PA – The Denver Nuggets announced today they have recalled Vlatko Cancar from the Erie BayHawks, NBA G League Affiliate of the New Orleans Pelicans.
Cancar (6-8, 236) appeared in 10 games (five starts) with the BayHawks, averaging 14.4 points, 6.2 rebounds and 2.8 assists in 28.7 minutes. The Koper, Slovenia native notched seven games in double figures, including a season-high 29 points, seven rebounds and five assists against the Wisconsin Herd on Nov. 29.
The Erie BayHawks, presented by LECOM, are the NBA G League affiliate of the New Orleans Pelicans. The NBA G League, founded in 2001, is the NBA’s official minor league whose teams have direct affiliations to NBA franchises. The BayHawks, established in 2008, play their home games at Erie Insurance Arena and were one of the first teams in the G League to establish a marquee partnership. The BayHawks marquee partner, the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM), LECOM School of Dental Medicine and LECOM School of Pharmacy offer innovative and affordable education in osteopathic medicine, dentistry and pharmacy. From campuses in Erie, Pennsylvania, Greensburg, Pennsylvania and Bradenton, Florida, LECOM provides student-centered pathways to prepare the next generation of healthcare professionals. LECOM physicians serve as the BayHawks medical staff, the team practices at the state-of-the-art LECOM Medical Fitness & Wellness Center, and together the BayHawks and LECOM promote education, health and wellness throughout Erie County.