New Jersey Nets
Print without images
Friday, December 9, 2011
Report: Nets offer Nene four-year deal
By Mike Mazzeo
The Nets are reportedly going to present free-agent center
with a four-year contract offer worth between $60 million and $65 million, according to Yahoo! Sports.
The report says Nets GM
is likely going to give the offer to Nene's agent,
, on Friday.
The Nets have said all along that they were confident that they'd land either Nene or
in free agency.
They had hoped to land Orlando's
. But with the whole meeting and tampering fiasco that has emerged, the Nets appear ready to move in another direction.
It is obviously unknown at this point how a possible deal with Nene would affect their future pursuit of Howard.