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Brooklyn Nets guard Jeremy Lin has opted in to his $12.5 million player option for next season, according to a report from ESPN.
Lin ruptured the patellar tendon in his right knee in October and underwent season-ending surgery, so this news shouldn’t come as much of a surprise.
Jeremy Lin has opted in to his $12.5M player option for next season in Brooklyn, league sources tell ESPN.
— Zach Lowe (@ZachLowe_NBA) February 9, 2018
Lin signed a three-year, $38 million deal with the Nets in 2016, with all $38 million being guaranteed.
The Harvard grad has career averages of 12.0 points, 2.9 rebounds and 4.5 assists while shooting 43.3 percent from the field and 35.0 percent from three.