Grizzlies’ Bayless Exercises Player Option
Memphis Grizzlies guard Jerryd Bayless has exercised his player option for the 2013-14 season and will return to the franchise.
The option will pay Bayless roughly $3.1 million this upcoming season.
The Grizzlies already have $60.1 million in guaranteed salaries this season, which will make the franchise limited participants in the free agency market.
Bayless averaged 8.7 points and 3.3 assists in 80 games during the regular season. The guard upped his productivity during the postseason posting 9.3 points in 15 playoff contests.
In five seasons, Bayless has logged time for Portland, New Orleans, Toronto and Memphis.