Sources: Rudy Gay to decline player option with Spurs

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Rudy Gay will not opt into his player option with the Spurs worth $8.8 million for the 2018-19 season league sources tell the Express-News.

Gay joined the Spurs for the 2017-18 season after spending the majority of four seasons with the Sacramento Kings. He rupture his Achilles in January 2017 and opted out of $14 million final year with the Kings.

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This news comes days after All-Star Kawhi Leonard asked the team for a trade.

This is a developing story. 

Jabari Young is a San Antonio Express-News staff writer. Read more of his stories here. | | @JabariJYoung