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Jaime Echenique is the first Colombian in the NBA

Jaime Echenique will become the first Colombian to be part of the most important basketball league in the world after signing a 10-day contract wit


Jaime Echenique will become the first Colombian to be part of the most important league in the world after signing a 10-day contract with the Washington Wizards.

Echenique already trains with the Wizards. Twitter: @WashWizards

The 24-year-old Barranquilla was confirmed by the Washington Wizards to reinforce the team, after knowing the contagion of several Covid-19 players.

“The Washington Wizards announced Thursday that they have signed center Jaime Echenique to a 10-day contract through hardship exception provisions.”says the statement published by the American team.

Echenique signed this Thursday an agreement that is executed between the NBA when there are injured players, the franchises or suffer from some disability. In this case, the positives for Coronavirus are given.

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