Jabari Parker picks up his player option to remain with the Kings

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Jabari Parker has decided to exercise his player option and remain with the Sacramento Kings for the 2020/21 season.

According to Shams Charania of The Athletic, Parker is set to earn $6.5M next season.

Parker joined Sacramento last February and played in just six games before the season suspension due to the coronavirus pandemic.

The versatile forward averaged 8.5 points and 3.8 boards for the Kings last season.