Nik Stauskas has agreed to join the Portland Trail Blazers, according to ESPN’s Chris Haynes. He is expected to sign a one-year minimum deal.
Stauskas will sign a one-year, minimum deal, sources says. https://t.co/FfWCPT798J— Chris Haynes (@ChrisBHaynes) July 1, 2018
NBC Sports’ Peter Socotch notes that Stauskas will make slightly more than the recently-departed Pat Connaughton and Shabazz Napier.
Nik Stauskas will make approximately $1.6 million next season under the terms of the NBA's minimum salary. For reference, Connaughton made $1.47M last season, Napier $2.3M #ripcity— Peter Socotch (@PSocotchNBCSN) July 1, 2018
Stauskas, drafted 8th by Sacramento in 2014, has played for the Kings, Sixers, and Nets as a shooting guard and small forward. He has averaged 7.0 points per game. In the 2017-18 season, he shot .390 overall, and .400 from three, averaging 2.4 three-pointers per game. His stats are available at Basketball Reference.