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Free agent forward Davis Bertans has agreed to a five-year, $80 million deal to return to the Washington Wizards, according to Adrian Wojnarowski.
It’s one of the biggest deals ever for a European-based agent (Arturs Kalnitis) in the NBA, Wojnarowski also notes.
Free agent forward Davis Bertans has agreed to a 5-year, $80M deal to return to the Washington Wizards, his agent @ArtursKalnitis tells ESPN. Deal includes an ETO after fourth year. One of biggest deals ever for a European-based agent in NBA.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) November 21, 2020
Bertans, 28, averaged 15.4 points, 4.5 rebounds, 1.7 assists and 3.7 three-pointers per game last season.
On several occasions, Wizards general manager Tommy Sheppard called signing Bertans the team’s number one priority.
He will get the opportunity to play alongside Bradley Beal and John Wall.