Raptors re-sign Serge Ibaka on three-year $65 million deal

Lowry averaged 22.4 points, 7.0 assists, 4.8 rebounds, 1.5 steals and 3.2 3-pointers per contest in 60 games during the regular season.

Ibaka averaged 14.2 points, 6.8 rebounds and 1.4 blocks in 23 regular season games with the Raptors, leading all National Basketball Association big men in three-point accuracy (.398) in that span as the team went 17-7 with Ibaka in the lineup, helping to overcome the injury absence of Kyle Lowry for much of that time. Plus, the market hasn't exactly unfolded in Lowry's favour and a return to the Raptors seems inevitable at this point. Ibaka agreed to terms on a three-year contract worth $65 million, a person with knowledge of the negotiations told AP, speaking on condition of anonymity because the deal can not be signed until the NBA's off-season moratorium ends on Thursday. Cory Joseph could be dealt and this likely ends Patrick Patterson's time in Toronto.

Serge Ibaka has reportedly agreed to a three-year, $65 million contract to stay with the Toronto Raptors.

"They all led me back to Toronto".

Based on Toronto's current situation, I would guess that Lowry signs a three-year deal with the Raptors worth somewhere around $87 million.

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When Toronto got Ibaka before the trade deadline last season, the Raptors made clear they had no intentions of letting him walk away this summer in free agency.

The $20 million-plus price tag is a fair one in the modern NBA's marketplace for Ibaka, even if he has slipped defensively since his heyday as a potential franchise cornerstone in the paint during OKC's run to four conference finals in six years. It's a minor detail on the surface, but for a cap-strapped team like the Raptors it matters greatly.

Ibaka didn't call out any reporters specifically, but as Bleacher Report noted on Saturday, this week ESPN's Zach Lowe discussed the topic during an appearance on BR's "The Full 48" podcast.

Raptors fans will sleep easy knowing the best point guard in franchise history (sorry, Damon Stoudamire) is under contract for at least three more seasons.

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