Bismack Biyombo picks up player option for 2019-20

The Charlotte Hornets big man Bismack Biyombo has exercised his $17 million player option to remain with the Hornets for the 2019-2020 season.

This season, the 26-year-old averaged 4.4 points, 4.6 rebounds and 0.6 assists in 14.5 minutes of action, while shooting at 57.1 percent from the field.