Free agent guard Nwaba agrees to two-year deal with Nets

Free agent guard David Nwaba is headed to the Nets after a season with the Cavaliers.

The Brooklyn Nets have agreed to a two-year contract with free agent shooting guard David Nwaba, according to Shams Charania of Stadium.

Per Michael Scotto of The Athletic, the Nets own a team option following the first year of Nwaba’s contract.

Nwaba will make $1.7 million in the first year of the deal and $1.8 million in the second, according to ESPN’s Bobby Marks.

Nwaba, 26, spent all of last season with the Cleveland Cavaliers, averaging 6.5 points in 51 games. The Cavs did not extend a qualifying offer to Nwaba after the season.

He spent the previous season with the Chicago Bulls, and the season before that with the Los Angeles Lakers.

He averaged a career-high 7.9 points in 70 games with the Bulls in 2017-18.