Thaddeus Young said that he and Brook Lopez are the future of the Nets and that they will be embracing a leadership role with the team.
Thaddeus Young has agreed to a four-year, $50 million deal with the Nets.
The Brooklyn Nets will re-sign Thaddeus Young to a four-year, $50 million deal on Wednesday.
Brook Lopez and Thaddeus Young are expected to stay with the Nets this offseason with Young looking for a deal worth around $50 million over four years.
Thaddeus Young has opted out of his contract and will be an unrestricted free agent, Nets GM Billy King confirmed.
The Brooklyn Nets are expected to make a push to re-sign Thaddeus Young.
Thad Young admitted that Brook Lopez's free-agent decision will impact his future with the Nets.
Thaddeus Young could enter the free-agent market by exercising his early-termination option for 2015-16.
Thaddeus Young looked reinvigorated during a 91-83 Game 3 win over the Hawks on Saturday, scoring 18 points with 11 rebounds, three assists, one steal and four turnovers in 41 minutes.
Thaddeus Young apologized to his teammates for his performance in Game 2 v. the Hawks in which he scored just two points in 24 minutes.
Thaddeus Young struggled against the Hawks during a 96-91 loss on Wednesday, scoring two points with five rebounds, six assists, one steal, three turnovers and four fouls in 24 minutes.
Thaddeus Young had nine points, four rebounds, two assists, one steal and one block on Sunday, but he shot 4-of-14 with four turnovers in a road loss at Milwaukee.
Thaddeus Young hit 7-of-13 shots and a 3-pointer for 15 points, 11 rebounds and two steals in Wednesday's loss to the Hawks.
Thaddeus Young scored 20 points with five rebounds, two assists, one steal and one block against the Blazers on Monday.