Bulls rescind qualifying offer on Nwaba

Free agent David Nwaba and the Cavaliers have mutual interest.

CHICAGO — The Bulls have rescinded the qualifying offer on guard David Nwaba, making him an unrestricted free agent, according to a report from Yahoo Sports.

Chicago initially extended the $1.7 million qualifying offer to Nwaba on June 28, which would have made him a restricted free agent.

Nwaba appeared in 70 games this past season for the Bulls and averaged 7.9 points, 4.7 assists and 1.5 assists, shooting 47.8 percent from the field and 34.6 percent from three.

The 25-year-old has played in 90 career games in the NBA with the Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers. He holds averages of 7.5 points, 4.3 rebounds and 1.3 assists.