Celtics Are Favorites to Sign Kemba Walker
Celtics Are Favorites to Sign Kemba Walker Walker will be offered a four-year,
$141 million contract from the
Boston Celtics, according to ESPN.
The Celtics have targeted the Charlotte Hornets
point guard as their No.
1 free agent.
Walker would be a replacement for Kyrie Irving,
who is expected to leave Boston in free agency.
The three-time All Star averaged 25.8 points a game this past season.
Walker would join a Celtics lineup
that includes Jayson Tatum,
Gordon Hayward and Jaylen Brown.
Without injured stars Irving and Hayward, Boston
made the Eastern Conference finals in 2018.
The Celtics lost in 5 games to the Milwaukee
Bucks in the 2019 Eastern Conference semifinals.
NBA free agency begins on
Sunday, June 30 at 6 p.m.