The Vertical’s Shams Charania has confirmed that Atlanta Hawks power forward Paul Millsap has officially opted out of his contract with the Atlanta Hawks and will become a free agent.
With Paul Millsap deciding to opt out of his contract it does not completely close the books on a return to Atlanta next season. The Atlanta Hawks have made re-signing Paul Millsap their top priority and Millsap has also expressed interest in returning to the team as well but if the terms of a deal are right in his ballpark.
Last season, Paul Millsap averaged 18.1 PPG, 7.7 RPG and 0.9 BLKPG. Paul Millsap will be pursued heavily this offseason.