Wizards Sign Center Marcin Gortat to 5-Year, $60 Million Deal
WASHINGTON (CBSDC) – The Wizards signed 30-year-old center Marcin Gortat to a five-year, $60 million contract extension Tuesday night, according to multiple reports.
Washington acquired Gortat from the Phoenix Suns in a multi-player trade in 2013. He averaged 13.2 points and 9.5 rebounds last season.
The Wizards are also looking to re-sign Trevor Ariza. The 6-foot-8 small forward averaged 14.4 points and 4.6 rebounds last year.
I’m proud to say Washington will be my home.
— Marcin Gortat (@MGortat) July 2, 2014
Point guard John Wall broke the news.
— John Wall (@John_Wall) July 2, 2014
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