The Spurs guard-forward got a player option after the season, and he got a chance to get for another one big deal as he entered 30 years old this year. DeRozan can opt-out his 27.7 million then take advantage of the weak free agency. The Spurs trying to shop him before the trade deadline which the Miami Heat was been rumored.
As people believe that he will likely out of the Spurs after leading the team last year in a 22nd playoff run.
Expect DeMar DeRozan to decline his $27.7M player option with the Spurs this offseason and return to the Eastern Conference. One team to keep an eye on regarding DeRozan: The Orlando Magic. via James Weinbach.
The Orlando Magic has been rumored about the inquiry of DeRozan, after a slow start. The team needs a scorer to help them as Evan Fournier will be a free agent. This guy likely to want to get paid, which Magic front office unlikely to do it. A bad one if they paid a player who never made an All-Star nearly max money.
For San Antonio Spurs they can move to young guys that can be a big part of their future. They can also play smart in the free agency.