Jarrett Allen, Nets have had exploratory extension talks


If Jarrett Allen desires to stick with the Brooklyn Nets long run and never take a look at the free agent market, the large man solely has somewhat time left to comply with phrases on a rookie scale extension. The deadline for these talks is December 21, the day earlier than the beginning of the 2020-21 NBA season and the Nets’ opening sport towards the Golden State Warriors.

In accordance with Michael Scotto of USA TODAY SMG’s HoopsHype, the Nets and Allen “have had exploratory extension talks.” Scotto additionally added in his report, “In accordance with a league supply near Allen, he desires to stay a Web long-term, has loved studying from Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving, and believes the crew is a championship contender.”

Ought to the Nets and Allen fail to comply with phrases on an extension, the large man would then turn out to be eligible for a $5.66 million qualifying supply within the offseason, which might make him a restricted free agent.

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