Baron Davis extremely shocked the Warriors when he opted out of his contract to become a free agent. Now they must be REALLY surprised. Davis decided to sign a deal with Los Angeles, his hometown. The Clippers will give Baron Davis what he wants, a contract which he will receive a five-year deal worth an estimated $65 million.
Baron Davis will most likely play alongside Elton Brand, who also decided to opt out. Brand can also join the team if the organization decides to dump Corey Maggette, which is highly likely. Corey Maggette also decided to opt out of his contract.
Last season for the Golden State Warriors, Baron Davis averaged 21.8 points, 7.6 assists and 4.7 rebounds.
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