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Free agent forward Christian Wood has agreed to a three-year, $41 million deal with the Houston Rockets, according to Adrian Wojnarowski.
The deal is expected to he completed with a sign-and-trade via the Detroit Pistons.
Free agent F Christian Wood has agreed to a three-year, $41M deal with the Houston Rockets, sources tell ESPN.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) November 21, 2020
A report first came out that Wood was signing with the Rockets on a three-year, $27 million deal, so it’s a significant increase.
Last season, Wood, 25, averaged 13.1 points, 6.3 rebounds and 1.0 assist per game, but then averaged 22.8 points, 9.9 rebounds and 2.0 assists per game over his final 13 games after the Pistons traded Andre Drummond to the Cleveland Cavaliers.
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