Serge Ibaka sets sail for Clippers, agrees to 2-year, $19M deal: reports | CBC Sports

 cbc.ca  11/22/2020 05:15:00   The Canadian Press � Posted: Nov

Free agent centre Serge Ibaka is reportedly headed to the Los Angeles Clippers to reunite with former Toronto Raptors teammate Kawhi Leonard.

According to multiple reports on Saturday, free agent centre Serge Ibaka will join the Los Angeles Clippers on a two-year, $19 million deal. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press )

Free agent centre Serge Ibaka is reportedly headed to the Los Angeles Clippers to reunite with former Toronto Raptors teammate Kawhi Leonard.

Ibaka agreed to a two-year contract worth $19 million US with a player option in the second season, according to reports from The Athletic and ESPN.

The 31-year-old was traded to the Raptors in February 2017 from the Orlando Magic in exchange for Terrence Ross and a first-round draft choice.

Later that year, he signed a three-year contract worth $65 million and would eventually play a crucial role in the Raptors' championship run in 2019.

Ibaka averaged 15.4 points per game and 8.2 rebounds a game with Toronto last season.

Earlier Saturday, Toronto agreed to terms with guard Fred VanVleet on a four-year, $85 million deal.

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