Betting on yourself? Risky move. Ask Nerlens Noel, who turned down 70 million dollars. On the flipside, you could ask Greg Monroe, who ended up hauling in 50 million after his qualifying deal expired.
This is what Ramona Shelburne had to say about Capela and his free agency process:
“From what I understand, his initial meeting with the Rockets didn’t go as he was expecting it to…do you take a chance, sign the qualifying offer and then enter unrestricted free agency net year? I think he’s leaning towards that…”
Check out the full video clip here.
What do you think will happen with Capela this offseason? With the way this free agency period has gone, anything is possible.