One night, after seeing his son torch the Lakers for 44 points and 10 3-pointers, Mychal Thompson repeated his stance: Klay is not going anywhere.
When he appeared on 95.7 The Game, Mychal was asked on Tuesday how he was being asked. He expects the contract talks to take place this summer between Klay and the Warriors.
"It's not Klay," Mychal told hosts Greg Papa and Bonta Hill. "If the warriors want him, on July 1 at 12:01 [GM] Bob Myers, [owner] Joe Lacob, [owner] Peter Guber, [assistant GM] Kirk Lacob, they should call or knock on door with Klay, & # 39; Here's the newspaper, sign up, son. "
After the end of this season, Klay becomes an unrestricted free agent. He is in the final year of a four-year contract with a volume of $ 68.9 million.
"It's up to you," Mychal continued. "Klay does not want to go, he loves to play in the Bay Area, he loves to play for Warriors fans, he likes to play for the Warriors, Klay said so himself, he's in a situation in which each player is currently located, so why would he want to go? "
Rumor has it that Klay drove to Los Angeles and teamed up with LeBron James at the Lakers. Mychal poured cold water on the idea that Klay had left his current teammates.
"He is in a perfect situation," Mychal said. "He is currently playing with the perfect partner in Steph Curry, you will not find a better partner than the one you can play with and be successful in. And Kevin Durant, Draymond [Green] the entire crew up there Close to Andre [Iguodala] and Shaun Livingston.
"And as I said, people think I am exaggerating, he is in the perfect situation." They can not ask for anything better than what the warriors now have and in So there's no reason to leave. "
This is not the first time that Mychal has addressed his son's future with the Warriors, and it was not until December 20 that the former Lakers star said that Klay Golden State was likely
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