Report: Thunder's Noel set for free agency
NBA.com Global on Jun 28, 2019 06:58 AM
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Thunder big man Nerlens Noel won't be picking up his $1.9 million player option and will become a free agent, according to The Athletic's Shams Charania.
Thunder center Nerlens Noel will not pick up his $1.9M player option for 2019-20 season and will be a free agent, league sources tell @TheAthleticNBA @Stadium. Noel and Thunder will discuss potential reunion, but several other teams are expected to express interest.— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) June 27, 2019
The 25-year-old center, who was the sixth overall pick in the 2013 Draft, averaged 4.9 points and 4.2 rebounds last season while shooting 58.7 from the field.