76ers agree to terms with Young
The Philadelphia 76ers have agreed to a new multi-year contract
with restricted free agent forward Thaddeus Young.
Sixers president Rod Thorn said last week he’d match any
reasonable offer made to Philadelphia’s top reserve. But they never
let negotiations get that far, signing him on Friday, the first day
of training camp, without having to match another team’s offer.
Young posted on Twitter he had signed a deal. ”Promise to
continue to play hard with pride and all my heart. I love Philly.”
The team later announced it.
Young averaged 12.5 points over his first four seasons with the