Akoon-Purcell signs two-way deal with Nuggets

DeVaugh Akoon-Purcell appeared in four games for the Nuggets' summer team.

The Denver Nuggets have signed shooting guard DeVaughn Akoon-Purcell to a two-way contract, the team announced in a press release.

Akoon-Purcell is 6-foot-5 and went undrafted out of Illinois State in 2016. He spent the last two years playing for the Bakken Bears of the Danish league.

He appeared in four games for the Nuggets’ summer-league team in Las Vegas, where he averaged 12.0 points and 2.0 steals in 19.3 minutes per game.

The Nuggets also announced the signing of undrafted Division II forward Emanuel Terry.