The Kings announced they have picked up the option on guard Ben McLemore for the 2016-17 season.
It’s a move that was expected and extends McLemore’s deal through his fourth season. McLemore enters his third season after averaging 12.1 points, 2.9 rebounds, 1.7 assists in 32.6 minutes per game in 2014-15. He started all 82 games.
McLemore 43.7 percent last season, 35.8 percent from three-point range.