NBA 2020-21 free agency: Day 5

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Giannis Askounis

25/Nov/20 08:59

Free agents finding their spots remains the theme in the NBA

By Eurohoops Team/

Several NBA teams added on their squads approaching the 2020-21 season through the fifth day since the launch of the free agency market.

Transfers that include European players, or players that are familiar faces in Europe can be found here.

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– The Detroit Pistons have agreed with free agent Wayne Ellington to a one-year deal worth $2.6 million. Ellington, a 13-year NBA veteran, has shot 37.8% from 3-point range in his career.

– The Denver Nuggets announced that they have converted Bol Bol’s two-way contract into a standard one. The center appeared in seven games for the Nuggets during the Florida bubble, averaging 5.7 points and 2.7 rebounds. The 2019 second-round draft pick, who was acquired by the Nuggets from the Heat on draft night 2019, will remain a rookie for the 2020-21 season.

New Orleans Pelicans All-Star forward Brandon Ingram has agreed to a five-year, $158 million maximum contract extension, his agents, Jeff Schwartz and Jordan Gertler, told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Ingram was selected No. 2 overall in the 2016 draft by the Los Angeles Lakers and was traded to New Orleans in 2019 as part of a package for Anthony Davis. Last season, Ingram averaged 23.8 points, 6.1 rebounds and 4.2 assists per game in 62 starts.