Agent: Lakers give Caldwell-Pope a 3-year offer
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope has actually agreed to a three-year, $40 million offer to go back to the Los Angeles Lakers, his agent, Rich Paul of Klutch Sports, informed ESPN on Saturday.
Caldwell-Pope re-signed with the Lakers in July 2019 on a two-year, $16.6 million offer that included an $8.5 million gamer alternative for the 2020-21 season, which he decreased.
With his 3-and-D skills, Caldwell-Pope was an important supporting gamer in the Lakers’ go to the NBA championship this previous season. The guard shot a career-best 38.5% from 3-point variety in the regular season and was 3rd on the team with 92 made 3-pointers.
In the playoffs, he averaged 10.7 points per game, including 17 points in the NBA Finals-clinching Video game 6 victory over the Miami Heat.
Caldwell-Pope, 27, was the No. 8 overall pick in 2013 by the Detroit Pistons, for whom he played his very first 4 seasons before moving on to the Lakers.