SAN FRANCISCO — The Golden State Warriors have a number of key gamers getting into, or developing on, contract seasons, however because it stands there is no clear indication whether or not these extensions will likely be agreed upon any time quickly.
Jordan Poole has till Oct. 17 to come to a rookie extension deal however might grow to be a restricted free agent in 2023. Andrew Wiggins is about to grow to be an unrestricted free agent on the finish of this coming season, and Draymond Green has a participant choice for 2023-24.
“We want all of those guys,” Warriors common supervisor Bob Myers mentioned at a information convention Thursday. “Can we get all of them? I don’t know.
“It relies on what the cash finally ends up being. What the ask is what we are able to find yourself doing. We’re not at some extent to make these choices but.
“Some of these decisions may be made in the next two weeks, some might be made in the next seven, eight months.”
Golden State was the most costly crew in NBA historical past final season, paying roughly $346 million in wage and luxurious taxes. The Warriors can even be topic to the repeater penalty this season.
In Poole’s case, the Warriors plan to use the Oct. 17 deadline because the driving pressure to come to an settlement. Myers and the entrance workplace will sit down with Poole’s illustration in early October, after the crew returns from its preseason video games in Japan.
“Where that’ll go, I don’t know,” Myers mentioned. “But I know they want to meet. And we want to meet. And then we’ll see what the next two weeks give us.”
Myers mentioned he has met with Wiggins’ and Green’s camps however that nothing substantial got here from these conversations. Because there is no such thing as a imminent deadline for Wiggins and Green, these negotiations almost definitely will occur over the course of the season and into the summer season.
But even when no offers are agreed upon for any of the three gamers, Myers would not see it changing into an issue behind the scenes.
“The good news for us is that I don’t hear that anybody wants to leave,” Myers mentioned. “That would be a worse problem if they said, ‘I don’t want to be here, I’m out of here at the end of the season’ or, ‘Trade me.’ Not hearing any of that. The goal is to figure it out as best we can.”