^ maybe, but bottomline he's not worth 12M in this CBA IMO. I'd pay him around 9 maybe 10M a year, and give him a 2 year contract, not 3.
Of course when you got guys like Splitter making 9M, or big Al making 40+ in 3 years, everything's moot.
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