Arlington, VA, March 23, 2022 – Tandem Sports + Entertainment has signed NBA G League forward Giorgi Bezhanishvili for full-service representation. Darrell Comer will represent Bezhanishvili. The agency will handle contractual agreements, personal appearances, public relations, corporate partnerships and community relations initiatives.
Bezhanishvili is playing in his rookie season for the NBA G League’s Grand Rapids Gold (Denver Nuggets affiliate). He played three seasons at the University of Illinois (2018-2021) prior to his professional career.
“Giorgi is an excellent player and we’re thrilled to welcome him to Tandem,” Comer said. “He’s a very hard worker and has spent a lot of time individually working to improve his game this season. We look forward to helping Giorgi fulfill his professional goals, on and off the court.”
Bezhanishvili is from Rstavi, Georgia, where he was raised until moving to Vienna, Austria when he was 14. He played his senior season of high school basketball at The Patrick School in New Jersey. In 2017, he played for Klosterneuburg in the Austrian Basketball League.
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