New York Knicks center Enes Kanter is leaning heavily toward exercising his $18.6 million player option for 2018-19, sources told ESPN on Thursday.
Kanter will continue to survey the market until his Friday deadline, sources told ESPN, but Duane Brown Jersey barring an unforeseen significant change in the market, he will opt in.
Kanter had said in the weeks leading up to his decision that he had hoped to pursue a long-term deal this summer. In the current free-agent market, it would have been unlikely for Kanter to find a long-term contract that matched the annual value of his player option.
The Knicks acquired Kanter from the Oklahoma City Thunder last September as part of a trade that sent Carmelo Anthony http://www.official76ersstore.com/authentic-3-allen-iverson-jersey.html to the Thunder.
The two-time All-Star remains a high offseason priority for the Clippers as ESPN reported Sunday that the team hasn’t abandoned pursuit of acquiring Leonard.
Los Angeles Clippers haven’t abandoned pursuit of acquiring San Antonio Spurs’ All-Star Kawhi Leonard. He remains a high offseason priority for LAC.
Leonard reportedly requested a trade out of San Antonio earlier this month and the Spurs have been in serious talks with a http://www.officialseahawkslockerroom.com/elite-duane-brown-jersey number of teams on Leonard’s list. The Lakers have been at the top of Leonard’s list, but the conversations have not been really aggressive in the last few days, according to ESPN.
The Celtics, 76ers and Cavaliers have all submitted offers for Leonard, according to a separate Allen Iverson Womens Jersey report from ESPN. However, the Spurs likely won’t agree to a cheap deal for their star guard.