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Long-time Great Britain international Pops Mensah-Bonsu has confirmed his retirement from basketball. The London-born forward, who won the last of his 42 caps at the 2012 Olympics, is to join the NBA Players Association as a regional representative, putting to use the experience gained in a career that took him from Tottenham to Toronto and many stops in between.
Pops Mensah-Bonsu has taken his time and finally he decided. The next stop of his career will be AEK Athens, as the two sides have reached an understanding and the British forward will be the big addition of the ambitious Greek club. According to Eurohoops sources the side of the player decided that for the time being AEK is an opportunity that can be passed.
The Denver Nuggets will open training-camp with 19 players after signing F Jerrelle Benimon, F Alonzo Gee, F Pops Mensah-Bonsu and F Marcus Williams, Nuggets General Manager and Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations Tim Connelly announced today.