Nerlens Noel

#3 C / Oklahoma City Thunder / EXP: 6YRS Height: 6-11 Weight: 220 lb Age: 25 College: Kentucky

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    Thunder's Nerlens Noel: Re-signing with Thunder

    Nerlens Noel and the Oklahoma City Thunder came to terms on a contract agreement Monday, Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reports.Noel backed out of the two sides' initial agreement Sunday night, but after sleeping on the decision he's ultimately decided to head back to Oklahoma City. The former top-10 pick was unable to emerge from a limited, reserve role last season, but he was once again among the league leaders in blocks and steals per minute.

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    Nerlens Noel: Having second thoughts

    Nerlens Noel has requested more time to re-evaluate a deal with the Thunder, Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reports.It appeared as though Noel was on track to re-sign with the Thunder, but now it looks like the big man is reconsidering his options. A deal certainly isn't imminent at this point, though both sides continue to discuss a possible contract.

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    Thunder's Nerlens Noel: Re-ups with Thunder

    Nerlens Noel and the Oklahoma City Thunder agreed to a contract Sunday, Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reports.Noel didn't offer up much scoring production for Oklahoma City last season (4.9 points per game), though he was a key cog on the defensive end of the court, averaging 1.2 blocks over 77 contests. He'll slot in as the top backup at center to Steven Adams but likely won't be in store for an appreciable uptick in playing time.

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    Thunder's Nerlens Noel: Set to hit free agency

    Nerlens Noel declined his $1.9 million player option for the 2019-20 season, Shams Charania of The Athletic reports.While Noel averaged only 13.7 minutes off the bench for the Oklahoma City Thunder last season, he once again ranked among the top big men in the league in per-minute blocks and steals. There's a chance he could return to the Thunder on a new contract, but Noel is expected to have a number of suitors in free agency, so he'll likely be able to do better than the $1.9 million his option would have paid him.

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    Thunder's Nerlens Noel: Logs four steals, two blocks in win

    Nerlens Noel finished with six points (2-2 FG, 2-2 FT), four rebounds, four steals, and two blocks in 16 minutes during Friday's 123-110 win over the Pistons.Noel filled up the stat sheet despite earning limited minutes. Not only did he snap an 11-game streak in which he swiped zero steals, Noel matched his season high in that category. Still, despite his defensive abilities, Noel typically doesn't earn enough minutes to warrant consideration outside of deeper formats.

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    Thunder's Nerlens Noel: Plays just 11 minutes in return

    Nerlens Noel had nine points, one rebound, one assist, and one block in 11 minutes during Wednesday's 123-114 loss to Toronto.Noel returned after missing the Oklahoma City Thunder's last game with a quad bruise but played just 11 minutes in the overtime loss. His playing time has waned over the past few games and outside of his serviceable block numbers, he is not worth a look in standard formats.

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    Thunder's Nerlens Noel: Available Wednesday

    Nerlens Noel (quad) is available to play in Wednesday's game agaisnt the Raptors, Brett Dawson of The Athletic reports.As expected, Noel, who was dealing with a bruise on his left quad, will be able to play Wednesday. Through 66 games, Noel's averaging 5.0 points, 4.5 rebounds and 1.3 blocks in 14.2 minutes per contest.

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    Thunder's Nerlens Noel: Game-time decision Wednesday

    Nerlens Noel (quad) will be a game-time decision for Wednesday's tilt with the Raptors, Brett Dawson of The Athletic reports.Coach Billy Donovan is "pretty optimistic" that Noel will be able to play after missing Monday's game against Miami due to a bruise on his left quadriceps. Noel will go through pregame before ultimately making the final call on his availability.

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    Thunder's Nerlens Noel: Questionable vs. Toronto

    Nerlens Noel (quad) is questionable for Wednesday's matchup against the Raptors, Erik Horne of The Oklahoman reports.Noel was a late scratch for Monday's contest, but it appears he's close to a return. He may opt to test things out pregame before making a final decision on his availability.

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    Thunder's Nerlens Noel: Late scratch Monday

    Nerlens Noel has been ruled out of Monday's game against the Heat with a left quad contusion, Erik Horne of The Oklahoman reports.It's unclear when Noel suffered the injury, however with it just being labeled a contusion, it doesn't seem to be a serious injury. He should be considered questionable for Wednesday's game against Toronto. In his absence, Markieff Morris and Patrick Patterson could see a larger role.