NBA free agency news: Warriors sign Andrew Bogut

NBA free agency rumors: Andrew Bogut finalizing 1-year deal with Warriors

Andrew Bogut is heading back to the Bay Area.

The 7-foot center has agreed to return to the Warriors after receiving his letter of clearance from Australia and the NBA, the team announced Wednesday.

According to The Athletic, the two sides were working to finalize a one-year minimum contract. Bogut is expected to hold a formal press conference with the Sydney Kings of Australia’s NBL to announce his move in the near future.

Bogut, 34, was selected by the Bucks with the first overall pick in the 2005 draft and went on to spend 13 years in the NBA. He last played with the Lakers during the 2017-18 season.

During his time in the NBA, Bogut averaged 9.8 points, 8.7 rebounds, 2.2 assists and 1.6 blocked shots through 694 games.

He is coming off an MVP campaign with the Sydney Kings.