According to BleacherReport.com, the Philadelphia 76ers will pick up former Arizona Wildcat T.J. McConnell's $1.6 million dollar option for the 2018-19 season.
Bryan Colangelo on T.J. McConnell: "We will exercise the [team] option in his contract." #sixers
— Derek Bodner (@DerekBodnerNBA) May 11, 2018
McConnell joined the Sixers as an undrafted free agent out of Arizona in 2015. McConnell scored a career-high 19 points with 8 rebounds and five assists in game 4 of the Eastern Conference semi-finals to avoid being swept by the Boston Celtics. They were eliminated in the playoffs in 5 games by the Celtics.