Welcome to Washington, Kris Humphries! According to breaking sports reports, the free-agent forward — and Kim Kardashian’s ex husband — signed to a three-year, $13 million deal with the Washington Wizards on July 15.
Kris Humphries, 29, has been a busy man! Reportedly, Kris just signed a three-year contract with the Washington Wizards that’s part of an elaborate trade-and-sign deal between his current team, the Boston Celtics and his new team, the Wizards. We wish him the best of luck!
Kris Humphries On Wizards: Player Signs With Washington In $13 Million Deal
Kris is finalizing the agreement, which will include a salary cap — and the third year of Kris’ contract will be a team option, sources confirm to Yahoo! Sports.
Kris is psyched! The baller took to Twitter later on July 15 to tease his exciting new team news! He posted the address of the Wizard’s home area — the Verizon Center — to share with fans.
“601 F Street NW. #work,” Kris tweeted.
Last year, Kris averaged eight points and six rebounds per game while he played for the Celtics. Pretty great! In this deal, Kris will replace Trevor Booker as a backup power forward. Trevor signed a deal with the Utah Jazz the same day as Kris, according to Yahoo! Sports.
Kris Humphries ‘Couldn’t Care Less’ About Kim Kardashian’s New Love Life
Kris cares deeply about his basketball career, but he’s the first to declare that he’s so over his ex, Kim Kardashain, 33. When Kim got engaged on October 21, 2013, it appeared that Kris didn’t have a sad reaction.
“He doesn’t care about the two [Kim and Kanye West] getting engaged,” a source close to Kris told HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY. “He is all about being ready and focusing on the upcoming NBA season. Kim being out of his life is only a great thing and he could care less about her birthday and engagement.”
HollywoodLifers, will you cheer on Kris when he plays for the Wizards? Let us know in the comments below!
— Stephanie Bray