Report: Lakers trade target DeMar DeRozan opting into his player option with Spurs

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DeMar DeRozan, who has been linked with the Los Angeles Lakers, is opting into his player option for the 2020-2021 season, per Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports.

The 31-year-old guard will enter the final year of his five-year contract with the San Antonio Spurs worth $139 million. He is set to earn $27,739,975 the coming season. 

Last season, DeRozan averaged 22.1 points, 5.5 rebounds and 5.6 assists per game for the Spurs.