Los Angeles Clippers brought back Nicolas Batum on a two-year deal, Shams Charania of the Athletic reports. Batum will continue his career in LA with the Clippers after a successful season.
Batum, 32, played an important role in the Clippers’ historic playoff run in the Conference Finals, having multiple defensive roles and shooting 38.9 percent from deep during the postseason.
The veteran had a bounce back season with the LA franchise after he was stretched and waived by the Charlotte Hornets.
The versatile forward averaged 8.1 points, 4.7 rebounds and 2.1 assists in 67 regular season games with the Clippers this past year.