Yogi Ferrell on his way to the Kings
Sacramento plans to sign a 25-year-old point guard on a $ 6.2 million two-year deal, according to a report by Yahoo Sports.
Yogi Ferrells new Kings contract will run for two years and $ 6.2 million, said League sources. https://t.co/5NcnC5o786
– Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) July 20, 2018
The Mavericks have canceled Ferrell's qualification offer last week, making him an unrestricted free agent. But the two sides agreed Thursday a two-year, $ 5.3 million deal that Ferrell retreated on Friday morning.
"We felt uncomfortable and will weigh our options," Ferrells agent Cervando Tejeda told Yahoo.
Sources: Guard Yogi Ferrell has changed the course of Dallas Mavericks to re-enter the free agency. "We felt uncomfortable and will weigh our options," said Agent Cervando Tejeda.
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The Mavericks found out that Ferrell's decision was read through the Yahoo report to ESPN.com
Ferrell averaged 10.2 points and 2 , 5 assists in 82 games for Dallas last season. He also hit 37.3 percent of his 3-pointers.
Ferrell, who collegially played in Indiana, was not selected in the 2016 draft. He played 10 games for the Nets before being signed by the Mavericks in January 2017.
The Kings finished 2017-18 with a 27-55 record, missing the playoffs for the 12th straight season.