Pelicans Rumors: Stanley Johnson’s Qualifying Offer Declined, Will Become UFA

New Orleans Pelicans forward Stanley Johnson (3) in the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, March 2, 2019, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

David Zalubowski/Associated Press

The New Orleans Pelicans will not extend a qualifying offer to forward Stanley Johnson, making him an unrestricted free agent.

Shams Charania of The Athletic and Stadium reported the news, noting Johnson will have “several” interested teams on the open market. The move is designed to open more cap space for the Pelicans, who have around $28 million to spend on free agents.


This article will be updated to provide more information on this story as it becomes available.

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via Bleacher Report – NBA

June 26, 2019 at 06:20PM


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