Skip to comments.Jimmer Fredette, Kings near buyout
Posted on 02/25/2014 11:26:22 AM PST by C19fan
The Sacramento Kings and guard Jimmer Fredette are working on a buyout of his contract, according to multiple reports.
Fredette would be a free agent if he clears waivers.
Yahoo Sports first reported the sides were working on a buyout.
The Kings drafted Fredette with the 10th pick in 2011 after a sensational run at BYU, where he won The Associated Press' player of the year award his senior season. Fredette never lived up to the fanfare in Sacramento, though the franchise's instability -- playing for three different coaches and two different ownership groups -- didn't help his cause.
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Archived conservation about Jimmer.
White guys can’t jump.
Russia's Ivan Uhkov
Ukraine's Bohdan Bondarenko
Both jumped 7'11” in the past 6 months. World Record is a little over 8'0”...which they've both taken close shots at.