Former Duke graduate Demarcus Nelson(1.93-PG/SG) is close to Panathinaikos according to sportskacentrala.com. The site reports that Nelson asked for the administration of Red Star to pay him his owed salaries and he can well out the door as far as Red Star is concerned.
The site also reports that Nelson had arthroscopy done to help him be in top form next season but that means that if he fails the medical tests the deal is off.
Nelson averaged 13.3 points 4.4 rebounds and 4.6 assists in 12 games in the Eurocup and also 10.7 points 2.9 rebounds and 1.5 assists in 27 games in the Adriatic League for Red Star. He has also played for Cholet, Donetsk, Avellino in the past. Nelson is a versatile physical combo guard that can do a lot of jobs in the court.
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