Kawhi Leonard, Chris Paul Decline Options


Published on August 2 2021 6:15 am
Last Updated on August 2 2021 6:15 am

The Los Angeles Clippers’ Kawhi Leonard has declined his $36 million player option for next season to become a free agent, and the Phoenix Suns’ Chris Paul has also declined his $44 million option for next season, according to ESPN.

However, according to the report, the expectation is Leonard will negotiate a new deal to stay with the Clippers, and both Paul and the Suns are “motivated” to negotiate a new deal.