NBA Rumors: Willie Cauley-Stein, Warriors Agree to Contract in Free Agency

The Warriors' roster reconstruction looks to be continuing Tuesday with a center going from Sacramento to San Francisco. 

Former Kings big man Willie Cauley-Stein is "coming to the Warriors," The Athletic's Marcus Thompson reported.

Yahoo Sports' Chris Haynes confirmed the agreement. ESPN's Zach Lowe reports that the contract is worth something "slightly above the minimum."

Cauley-Stein, 25, averaged 11.9 points and 8.4 rebounds per game in his fourth year as a pro last season. The Kings selected him with the No. 6 overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft. 

Less than two weeks ago, Cauley-Stein's agent Roger Montgomery told The Sacramento Bee that his client "needs a fresh start." It's certainly not the contract the two sides hoped for, but the former Kentucky star will get a fresh start in a brand new arena. 

Cauley-Stein joins Kevon Looney and Damian Jones in the Warriors' center rotation. Jordan Bell reportedly agreed to a one-year deal with Minnesota on Monday. 

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While Cauley-Stein hasn't lived up to expectations as a former top pick, he could be a nice fit for the Warriors on both ends of the floor as a rim-running 7-footer.

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