The Brooklyn Nets are nearing an agreement to re-sign Brook Lopez and Thaddeus Young.
Brook Lopez is expected to return to the Brooklyn Nets.
Brook Lopez is commanding a deal in the three-year, $60 million range from the Nets in free agency, according to ESPN.com.
Brook Lopez will not exercise his player option for the last year of his contract and will become a free agent.
According to Nets general manager Billy King, the plan is to re-sign Brook Lopez and Thaddeus Young this summer, even if it forces them to pay the luxury tax.
The Bucks could be in the Brook Lopez market this offseason if he hits free agency.
Brook Lopez, who has a $16.7 million player option for next season, is noncommittal about his future with the Nets.
The Nets reportedly intend to retain Brook Lopez even if he declines his $16.7 million player option for the 2015-16 season.
Brook Lopez struggled against the Hawks on Wednesday with 15 points, three rebounds, two assists and three blocks in 39 minutes.
Several NBA executives think Brook Lopez will be back with the Nets next season.
Brook Lopez dominated against the Hawks on Monday with 26 points, 10 rebounds, three assists, two steals and four blocks in 43 minutes.
Brook Lopez controlled the paint during a 91-83 Game 3 win over the Hawks on Saturday, scoring 22 points with 13 boards and two blocks in 42 minutes.
Brook Lopez made 8-of-15 from the field against the Hawks on Wednesday during a Game 2 loss, scoring 20 points with seven rebounds and three blocks.
Brook Lopez led the Nets with 17 points, 14 rebounds, two steals and zero turnovers in 36 minutes on Sunday, hitting 6-of-7 field goals and 5-of-6 free throws.