Spears: Spurs Forward Boris Diaw Expects To Opt-In Final Year Of Contract

By Michael Rehome

Mar 20, 2013; San Antonio, TX, USA; San Antonio Spurs forward Boris Diaw (33) reacts after a shot during the second half against the Golden State Warriors at the AT

Marc Spears from Yahoo Sport just tweeted out that Boris Diaw is expecting to opt-in the final year of his contract for the San Antonio Spurs.

R.C. Buford on Wednesday stated that he nor the Spurs have heard from Diaw on what he was expecting to do with his contract.

Diaw played in 75 games during the regular season.  He averaged 5.8 points, 3.4 rebounds and 2.4 assists.  He also made a splash in the playoffs playing in 17 games.  He averaged 4.1 points, 2.5 rebounds and 1.8 assists.

Spurs forward Boris Diaw expects to opt-in to the final year of his contract paying $4.7 million next season, a source told Yahoo! Sports.

— Marc J. Spears (@SpearsNBAYahoo) June 28, 2013