2017 Extension Candidate Series

Multiple NBA players have signed contract extensions so far this offseason, as James Harden secured a new deal with the Rockets and John Wall committed to the Wizards for several more years. In each of those instances, the All-Star guard in question received a Designated Veteran Extension worth the maximum allowable 35% of the cap, meaning negotiations weren’t exactly required.

For most players eligible for contract extensions this year, however, that won’t be the case. So up until the regular season begins, we’ll be focusing on several of those extension-eligible players, examining their case for a new deal and the likelihood that they get something done with their team.

We’ll continue to update the list below each time we write about a new player, so be sure to check back for the latest links. Here are the extension-eligible players we’ve discussed so far:

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