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Former NBA veteran forward Dante Cunningham signed a contract with French Basketball Champions League team Le Mans for the 2021-22 season, the club announced. He becomes the fourth former NBAer to move to a Basketball Champions League side these last days after Thon Maker, Sean Kilpatrick and Anthony Bennett who all joined Hapoel Jerusalem.
Cunningham, 34, will compete in Europe for the first time in his career after playing 737 NBA games over 10 years with the Portland Trail Blazers, Charlotte Hornets, Memphis Grizzlies, Minnesotta Timberwolves, New Orleans Pelicans, Brooklyn Nets and the San Antonio Spurs. He last played in China with the Fujian Sturgeons.
With Le Mans, Cunningham will participate in the French Jeep Elite League apart from the Basketball Champions League.