JJ Redick, Sixers agree to expensive one-year deal

02 July 2017, 12:45 | Kristine Mills

JJ Redick, Sixers agree to expensive one-year deal

Philadelphia 76ers' draft picks Anzejs Pasecniks from left Markelle Fultz team president Bryan Colangelo Jonah Bolden and Mathias Lessort speak during a news conference at the team's NBA basketball training complex Friday

In moving to Philadelphia, Redick should continue to be a great source of points, three-pointers and field goal percentage, while he could even see more usage now that he won't be playing alongside superstars Chris Paul, Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan. So much has changed in a matter of a few months. The tandem cold accompany a frontline that will may consist of last year's top pick Ben Simmons, who's yet to turn 21, and 2016-17 Rookie of the Year candidates 23-year-olds Dario Saric and Joel Embiid.

Wojnarowski adds that of the three teams, the Timberwolves and Nets are the more willing parties to give Redick a multi-year contract.

But Philadelphia won out, with Redick telling ESPN: "It's where I wanted to be". He began his National Basketball Association career with the Orlando Magic who eventually traded him to the Milwaukee Bucks in the previous year of his contract.

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