Draymond Green reportedly reaches decision in NBA free agency
Draymond Green made waves when he recently turned down a player option with the Golden State Warriors to hit free agency. Now, he has reportedly reached a decision on his next contract.
According to NBA insider Shams Charania, Green has agreed to a 4-year, $100 million contract that will bring the forward back to the Warriors. Green has spent all 11 seasons of his career at Golden State for the franchise that selected him in the 2nd round of the 2012 NBA Draft.
Free agent Draymond Green and CEO of Klutch Sports Rich Paul have agreed on a four-year, $100 million contract to return to the Golden State Warriors, sources tell @TheAthletic @Stadium. The $100M deal contains a player option in Year 4.
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) June 30, 2023
Draymond Green’s career accolades
Green’s list of accomplishments with the Warriors is lengthy and includes 4 NBA titles with the franchise. The former Spartan is also an 8-time All defense selection, a 2-time All-NBA selection, a 4-time All-Star and the 2016-17 Defensive Player of the Year.
Green has career averages of 8.7 points, 7 rebounds, 5.6 assists, 1.4 steals and 1 block while shooting 45% from the floor and 31% from 3-point range. While his numbers do not jump off the page, Green is an all-time glue guy for the Warriors alongside Steph Curry and Klay Thompson.
We’ll see if the core unit of Golden State can dial up more runs to the NBA Finals over the life of Green’s contract.