Marcin Gortat agrees to $60 million deal with Wizards

Adrian Wojnarowski
The Vertical
INDIANAPOLIS, IN - MAY 13: Marcin Gortat #4 of the Washington Wizards celebrates against the Indiana Pacers in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2014 NBA Playoffs at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on May 13, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Marcin Gortat has agreed to a five-year, $60 million contract with the Washington Wizards, league sources told Yahoo Sports.

Gortat, 30, averaged 13.2 points and 9.5 rebounds last season for the Wizards while helping them reach the second round of the Eastern Conference playoffs.

Gortat's extension is comparable to the deal Minnesota gave its center, Nikola Pekovic, a year ago: five years, $60 million.

The Wizards will turn their attention to re-signing free-agent forward Trevor Ariza. Wizards coach Randy Wittman met with Ariza in Los Angeles on Tuesday.

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