Free-agent guard JJ Redick has reached agreement on a one-year, $23 million contract with the Philadelphia 76ers, league sources told ESPN.

“It’s where I wanted to be,” Redick told ESPN in a text message.

Redick also took to Twitter to indicate he’s heading to Philly.

Redick’s agent, Greg Lawrence of Wasserman Media Group, and Sixers president of basketball operations Bryan Colangelo completed talks on the deal this afternoon, league sources told ESPN.

Redick has long been intrigued with signing with the Sixers, impressed with the franchise’s young talent and enthusiastic about playing for coach Brett Brown. Redick recently located to the East Coast from Los Angeles, where he spent the past four seasons with the LA Clippers.

Source: ESPN


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