Coveted by many franchises, Nicolas Batum has made the choice of continuity: welcomed with open arms by the Clippers community, the Frenchman has chosen to continue the Californian adventure.
Golden State wanted it, Indiana too, among other teams. But Nicolas Batum finally chose loyalty, and « Batman » will come back to the side of the Clippers, where he was able to relaunch his career perfectly:
– Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) August 3, 2021
Free agent Nicolas Batulm has agreed to a 2-year contract to return to the Clippers, sources inform The Athletic.
Journalist Ohm Youngmisuk clarifies the nature of the deal:
Nic Batum has agreed to return to the Clippers for a two-year deal with a player option in Year 2, a source confirms.
– Ohm Youngmisuk (@NotoriousOHM) August 3, 2021
Nic Batum returns to the Clippers for a 2-year contract with a player option in the second year, a source confirms.
Batum will therefore have the choice of activating or not this option at the end of next season, which leaves him a good margin of maneuver. In any case, this news will delight the famous Batum Battalion of Los Angeles!