The Portland Trail Blazers plan to fire player Eric Bledsoe in the next few hours, journalist Shams Charania from the outlet confirmed the information. The Athletic.
The 32-year-old point guard is only guaranteed 3.9 of the 19.37 million dollars that he has signed for the current 2022-23 academic year. According to the aforementioned journalist, as soon as his dismissal is formalized, he will already have several teams interested in hiring him as a free agent.
Bledsoe, who came to the NBA through the 18th pick in the 2010 Draft, joined the Oregon franchise last winter market in the operation that gave Norman Powell and Robert Covington to the Los Angeles Clippers.
In 54 official games with the Angelenos, he obtained figures of 9.9 points, 2.4 rebounds, 4.2 assists and 1.3 steals in 25.2 minutes per day.
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