Andray Blatche considering multi-year deal in China

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Fresh off a $2.5 million season in China, Andray Blatche is back in America looking to sign with an NBA team. But don’t expect anything long term, at least not in America.

According to RealGM.com, Blatche has had progressing discussions to sign a multi-year deal with a Chinese Basketball League team. Next season, former NBA all-star Stephon Marbury will enter the third year of his three-year contract with the Beijing Ducks. Foreign players usually sign a one-year contract in the CBA and are lucky if they last the entire season.

Blatche became a fan favorite in China. His active persona on social media built a great relationship with the fans, especially the ladies.

Andray Blatche Chinese Weibo

Andray Blatche Weibo

In the 2014-2015 CBA season, Blatche averaged 31 points, 14 rebounds, 5 assists with the Xinjiang Flying Tigers.

Nick Bedard (@bedardnick) is the editor-in-chief of Basketballbuddha.com.

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