2019 Free Agency
Report: Suns add forward Cheick Diallo on two-year deal
From NBA Twitter and media reports
The Phoenix Suns have reached a two-year deal with free agent forward Cheick Diallo, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski.
Free agent F Cheick Diallo has agreed to a two-year deal with the Phoenix Suns, league source tells ESPN. In three seasons with Pelicans, Diallo averaged 5.5 points and 4.6 rebounds in 133 games.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) July 17, 2019
Diallo averaged 5.5 points and 4.6 rebounds over three seasons with the New Orleans Pelicans. Diallo had his best season in 2018-19, averaging 6.0 points and 5.2 rebounds in 14.0 minutes while shooting 62.0 percent from the field.
The Pelicans declined to give Diallo a qualifying offer, making the 6-foot-9 forward an unrestricted free agent.