Eric Gordon said he will make a decision on whether or not to pick up his player option worth $15.5 million in "the next week or so."
Eric Gordon is reportedly leaning towards opting into his player option with the New Orleans Pelicans for the 2015-16 season, according to a source who is close to Gordon.
Eric Gordon said he will make a decision on whether or not to opt out of his contract over the next two weeks.
Eric Gordon still hasn't decided whether or not he will play the final year of his contract with the Pelicans or opt out and test the open market.
Pelicans head coach Monty Williams said Eric Gordon played through a shoulder injury that could have shut him down for the season.
Eric Gordon scored 29 points during a Game 4 loss against the Warriors on Saturday with three rebounds, five assists and three 3-pointers in 35 minutes.
Eric Gordon scored 23 points on 9-of-19 shooting (including five threes) in Monday's Game 2 loss to the Warriors.
Eric Gordon scored 16 points with two rebounds, three assists, one steal, four 3-pointers and five turnovers in 35 minutes against the Warriors on Saturday.
Eric Gordon scored 22 points on 7-of-14 shooting (including four threes) with three rebounds and two assists in the Pelicans' win over the Wolves on Monday.
Eric Gordon scored 21 points on 6-of-16 shooting (4-of-8 3PTs, 5-of-6 FTs) with one rebound, two assists and one steal in Friday's win over the Kings.
Eric Gordon got back on track during Sunday's home victory, scoring 12 points (5-of-8 FGs) with one 3-pointer, three rebounds, seven assists and one steal.
Eric Gordon disappeared yet again on Friday against the Kings, scoring four points on 2-of-6 shooting with zero rebounds and four assists in just 20 minutes of action.
Eric Gordon missed all five shots from the field and made 6-of-8 from the line for six points against the Rockets on Wednesday with three assists and one turnover.
Eric Gordon came off New Orleans' bench on Sunday for disciplinary reasons, but it didn't seem to bother him as he racked up 23 points, five 3-pointers, five assists and one steal.