Dion Waiters will remain with the Miami Heat after agreeing to terms on a four-year deal, according to sources. Waiters turned down a player option worth a little more than $3.2 million to test free agency. The 25-year-old had a strong season last year in Miami, averaging 15.8 points per game and making 40-percent of his 3-pointers.
Nick Young has agreed to a one-year, $5.2 million deal with the Golden State Warriors, agent Mark Bartelstein told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Young averaged 13.2 points for the Los Angeles Lakers last season and his coach, Luke Walton, is close with Golden State management and coaches and had been impressed with Young’s performance.
The Boston Celtics have been aggressively trying to create enough salary cap room to give Gordon Hayward the four-year, $128 million maximum contract he agreed upon by discussing trades involving Marcus Smart, Jae Crowder and Avery Bradley, sources told ESPN.