Suns extend qualifying offers to Eric Bledsoe, P.J. Tucker
Summary of 5 articles · Updated Jun 27, 2014
The Phoenix Suns have extended qualifying offers to point guard Eric Bledsoe and forward P.J. Tucker. The Phoenix Suns announced on Friday that they have extended qualifying offers to restricted free agents Eric Bledsoe and P.J. NBA teams have until June 30 to extend qualifying offers but can also rescind them to make players free agents. In his first season with the Suns, and fourth in the NBA after being acquired in a trade from the Los Angeles Clippers last July, Bledsoe became just the sixth player in Suns history to average at least 17.0 points, 5.0 assists, 4.0 rebounds and 1.5 steals, and the first since Charles Barkley in his NBA MVP season of 1992-93. Tucker, giving the team the right of first refusal when the starters become free agents in July. Little has been said about Pro Bowl third-year kicker Justin Tucker’s contract, but the Ravens are working on a contract extension for him, too, general manager Ozzie Newsome told Kevin Byrne, the team’s senior vice president of public and community relations, in an article posted on the team's website. It’s been well-documented that the Ravens would like to sign wide receiver Torrey Smith, nose tackle Haloti Ngata and cornerback Jimmy Smith to contract extensions before the start of the 2014 season.
Ravens trying to extend Pro Bowl kicker Justin Tucker's contract
Newsome confirms on team site that team also talking to Ngata, T. Smith, J. Smith It’s been well-documented that the Ravens would like to sign wide receiver Torrey Smith , nose tackle Haloti Ngata and cornerback Jimmy Smith to contract extensions before…