Blazers guard Rodney Hood has opted out of his $6 million player option to becomea free agent.
He is still expected to resign with Portland who owns his early bird rights and can resign him up to 175% of his salary last season.
Hood played 21 games with Portland last season averaging 11 points, 3.4 rebounds, and 1.5 assists. He tore his achilles against the Lakers on December 6th and missed the remainder of the season, including the restart and playoffs. He will have had a full year yo recover and will be ready to play gor the start of the 2020-21 season.