Hoops Rumors "JUNE 22: Bass has now officially opted out of his deal with the Lakers, making him a free agent on July 1st, tweets Eric Pincus of Basketball Insiders. JUNE 16: Brandon Bass will turn down his $3.135MM player option for next season with the Lakers and become an unrestricted free agent, the..." June 22
ESPN "Two months ago, there was a report claiming Los Angeles Lakers forward Brandon Bass had decided to decline his 2016-17 player option worth $3.13 million. Bass will indeed join the free agent market on July 1, per the Los Angeles Times. The deadline to pick up the option is June 21, so on June 22..." June 18
Lakers F Brandon Bass to decline 2016-17 player option, become unrestricted free agent this summer, league source informs @clevelanddotcom.
The Score "The Los Angeles Lakers are looking to clean house, starting with their glut of disappointing veterans. Roy Hibbert, Brandon Bass, Nick Young, and Lou Williams have all been made available, ESPN's Marc Stein reports. Williams, Bass, and Hibbert were brought in the past summer, and have all..." January 29
CBS Sports "The Toronto Raptors, very quietly, have an All-Star caliber player headed for free agency this summer. DeMar DeRozan has an option for 2016-2017, and with the cap exploding -- and subsequently, player salaries going through the roof-- he's already confirmed he's going to decline the option and hit..." January 10