Since his arrival in the NBA this season Facundo Campazzo Take advantage of every minute on the field. As it did last night, with another impressive performance with the Denver Nuggets, who beat the Charlotte Hornets 129 to 104. Among the great resources he showed in addition to his usual defensive sacrifice, it was one of the actions that set apart the others: the back pass in front. Lamilo Ball.
The former Real Madrid player from Cordoba stole a ball in defense and turned the entire field to score, but when he reached the basket, he left the ball on the road and helped him with a narrow pass to Michael Porter Jr..
At the post-match press conference, Facundo spoke to international media, including Argentina. He was asked about this intersection with the ball:It is part of the game. Facing LaMelo Ball is unbelievable, he knows the game so much. He knows how to play and he is the winner. I also love to play and compete. So he went out and this situation happened. It gives me great pleasure to play against someone who has such a projection. It makes me want to keep getting better. “
The Hornets player was involved in a controversy over an alleged explosion in Cordoba. In the video that went viral, a user used Twitter Melo Roty (szn_melo) confirmed that LaMelo Ball does not respect the Argentine: “You’re so weak, that’s why you don’t play.” however, It was not clear if the sentence was for Campazzo or one of his teammates Who was sitting on the relay seat. As known InfobaeA crossover between the two was there, but once the game was over they greeted each other before leaving the field without problems.
Campazzo also received attention from the Nuggets trainer, Mike MaloneHe comes to every match and puts himself in a challenge every night. Face LaMelo Ball who is not an easy player and is possibly the favorite to win the Rookie of the Year. What I love about Facu is that he puts responsibilities on his shoulders, he’s such tough. He is one of the players that nobody wants to take on. It is always there, it is constant, it is like a fly, it is always around you there disturbing you. ”
It was one of his best nights in the NBA for Campazzo, setting a new record for passes and robberies, surpassing Manu Ginobili In a statistic in his first season in the competition. Communication was with the media at a conference as part of the Denver Nuggets Initiatives for the fifteenth year of the program.Nights Éne Bé AWhich he celebrated with fans and players of the league in Latin America and Spanish communities in the United States.
In the press inquiry, Vaco answered about the various hot springs:
My three best moments in the NBA so far:
1: “My first days here, the day I visited the stadium. I will only have that feeling at that time.”
2: “Going to Madison Square Garden was a stadium I wanted to see.”
3: “Some of the matches against the Lakers, GS and Boston are historic teams and stadiums.”
LeBron James. “LeBron is incredible, it’s one thing to see him alive and another thing to stand up to. It requires him to be in court. What he represents as a player inside and out. I was surprised. It was amazing to watch him play, because he knows the game. He is one of the best players in the world.” The world. To be able to enjoy it. “
How he deals with his ego and the state of not being a novice like in Madrid. “If I let myself listen, I wouldn’t be here. I try to turn it on and live with it and deal with it. I try to leave my ego and add to the team.”
At no time did I feel frustrated or angry. I knew what was coming here. At the time this decision was made, I knew I was going to be in Denver and that the adjustment wouldn’t be easy. ”
Life change. “Not much has changed. I am in a very good moment, off the field, with my family, Consuelo (his wife) and my daughter. It makes us unite and grow more. When you are away from the field I perform from the inside. I try to improve my game, my virtues every day.”
At the aforementioned press conference, the Nuggets welcomed their Hispanic fans as part of Noches Éne Bé A with their content on “Somos Familia” in digital media, on broadcast television and in the Ball Arena where next Friday they will face the Chicago Bulls and Sunday the New Orleans Pelicans.
Soon, the Colorado franchise will release new social content that recognizes Argentine Campazzo rootsAnd the Including a playlist with Córdoba’s favorite music and profile data for the Argentine team’s base.