Found October 25, 2012 on
Pro Sports Daily:
The Golden State Warriors exercised a third-year team option Thursday on guard Klay Thompson. Thompson will make $2.3 million next season, csnbayarea.com reported. The former first-round pick started 29 games last season and averaged 18.1 points and 3.0 assists as a shooting guard while playing in each of the Warriors' 66 games. Under terms of Thompson's contract, the first two years were guaranteed with a team option for the third and fourth years. The deadline to act on Thompson's contract option was Oct. 31.
BEST OF MAXIM
The Golden State Warriors have exercised their third-year option on shooting guard Klay Thompson.
The announcement Thursday will keep Thompson with the Warriors through the 2013-14 season.
The 22-year-old played in all 66 games last season. He averaged 12.5 points, 2.4 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 24 minutes to earn first-team All-Rookie honors.
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