NBA Rumors: Rockets, Clint Capela Agree on Five-year Contract Extension

The Rockets wrapped up some very important business on Friday.

Houston and Clint Capela agreed to terms on a five-year extension worth $90 million, league sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojarnowski.

Capela -- the 25th overall pick in the 2014 draft -- had a terrific 2017-18 campaign.

He averaged 13.9 points, 10.8 rebounds and 1.9 blocks while shooting over 65 percent from the field.

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Against the Warriors in the Western Conference Finals, Capela registered 10.3 points, 10.7 rebounds and 1.1 blocks, and shot over 72 percent overall.

The 24-year old was awesome against Karl-Anthony Towns and Minnesota in the opening round -- 15.8 points, 14.2 rebounds and 2.0 blocks.

He was equally as impressive against Rudy Gobert and the Jazz in the West semis -- 13.0 points, 10.2 rebounds, 1.8 steals and 3.6 blocks.

Capela making an average of $18 million per year is rather team-friendly, and should look even better for Houston as the salary cap continues to rise.

Drew Shiller is the co-host of Warriors Outsiders. Follow him on Twitter @DrewShiller

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