Storyline: Alex Abrines Free Agency

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Alex Abrines was on FC Barcelona Lassa’s radar, but has since began talks to return to his former team. According to Marc Mundet of Rac1, the 25-year-old Spaniard swingman is already negotiating the terms with Barca and a potential comeback seems likely, but no agreement is yet in place. Abrines was a Barcelona player between 2012 and 2016 before joining the Oklahoma City Thunder. He took part in 91 EuroLeague affairs with the Blaugrana and followed up with 185 NBA appearances with the Thunder. He was waived last February and has been a free agent since.

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During a Fortnite session and after being asked about the possibility of joining another team or even another league, Abrines hinted that he will consider his basketball options no earlier than offseason. “On Summer, depending on what there is, I’ll decide,” Abrines said per Gigantes Del Basket. Abrines also said that he will soon talk about the reasons he’s no longer a Thunder. “I guess I’ll make a statement soon and you will know,” the Spanish wing mentioned.
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As a pending free agent himself, however, Green acknowledged that it’s difficult to be definitive about anything else until Leonard decides whether to stay or go. “I don’t know,” Green said, insisting that he has no insider intel on Leonard’s plans even though they played together in San Antonio and became Raptors together when the Spurs dispatched them to Canada via trade on July 18, 2018. “He may not know, but I don’t know, either. I’m probably more confused or more up in the air than he is.”