The Brooklyn Nets announced on Monday that they have agreed to a contract extension with forward Taurean Prince.
ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reports that the deal is for two years and $29 million.
The Nets traded for Prince in the offseason, sending Allan Crabbe and a pair of first-round picks to the Atlanta Hawks in a deal that cleared cap space to sign Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant in free agency.
Prince slated to start in Brooklyn
Prince, a 6-foot-8 forward playing in his fourth NBA season, averaged 13.5 points, 3.6 rebounds and 2.1 assists as a part-time starter in Atlanta last season. He’s expected to start this season in Brooklyn as Durant recovers from the Achilles injury he suffered in last season’s playoffs.
More from Yahoo Sports: