The San Antonio Spurs and RFA Tiago Splitter are finalizing a deal that will pay the big man $36 million-plus over 4 years.
Splitter averaged 10.4 points and 6.4 rebounds in 81 games last season for the Spurs, 58 of them starts. He also started 15 of the Spurs 19 playoff games, averaging 6.1 points and 3.1 rebounds.
According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports:
The San Antonio Spurs are finalizing a four-year, $36 million-plus contract extension for center Tiago Splitter, league sources told Yahoo! Sports.
[...]Portland had strongly considered signing Splitter to an offer sheet near the $9 million salary that Spurs paid, but Splitter’s representatives and San Antonio worked out most of the details of an agreement on Monday night and into Tuesday, sources said.