Brooklyn Nets Center Patrick GardnerA 10-year deal signed by the Nets earlier this summer, he saw his first FIBA action for the Egyptian national team on Friday. Gardner underperformed for Egypt as they suffered a knock 67-93 The explosion at the hands of Lithuania in the first round of Group D.
In just over 13 minutes, Gardner had two points, two rebounds and an assist while shooting 1-for-2 from the field. The 24-year-old Gardner went undrafted in the 2023 NBA Draft and thus spent some time there. Miami Heat Summer League before being signed by Brooklyn, basically to get a look at training camp.
In accordance with hoopsrumors.com, Exhibit 10 contracts are “one-year deals worth minimum salary.” They do not come with any compensatory protection, but can carry an optional bonus worth at least $5,000 and – in 2023/24 – up to $75,000. Basically, Gardner will likely play next season in the G League for Brooklyn’s affiliate, the Long Island Nets.