Robin Lopez greets the fans of his new organization:
Excited to be part of the #Knicks legacy! It's going to be like "On the Town" but w/way more box outs & dunks #ModeledMyGameAfterGeneKelly— Robin Lopez (@rolopez42) July 3, 2015
Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports gives details of Lopez's contract offer:
The Knicks are finalizing a four-year, $54 million agreement with free agent center Robin Lopez, league sources tell Yahoo Sports.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) July 3, 2015
And reiterates that it's still contingent on the fate of DeAndre Jordan, but that it's near-certain than Lopez will be a Knick.
Only a highly improbable DeAndre Jordan change of heart on choosing between Clippers and Mavericks could derail Lopez deal in New York.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) July 3, 2015
Unrestricted free agent center Robin Lopez has reportedly agreed to conditional terms on a deal with the New York Knicks.
ESPN's Marc Stein tweeted that Lopez, 27, has agreed to join the Knicks if unrestricted free agent DeAndre Jordan signs elsewhere:
Source close to talks says Robin Lopez has COMMITTED to join Knicks and will do so ... UNLESS DeAndre Jordan chooses Knicks— Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) July 3, 2015
RealGM corroborates the news:
Robin Lopez Commits To Signing With Knicks (Contingent On DeAndre Signing Elsewhere): http://t.co/1rFXX3eM8Q pic.twitter.com/DYa9ukXHEf— RealGM (@RealGM) July 3, 2015
From RealGM's story:
Robin Lopez has committed to signing with the New York Knicks, contingent on DeAndre Jordan not choosing to sign with the franchise.
Lopez received an offer worth approximately $12 million to $13 million per season from the Knicks.
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