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Phoenixs initial offer did not meet Alex Lens expectations

Phoenixs initial offer did not meet Alex Lens expectations
Published On: Fri, Sep 08
Mar 10, 2016; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic (15) defends against Phoenix Suns center Alex Len (21) in the first quarter at the Pepsi Center. Mandatory Credit: Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports

Over the last few seasons, the Phoenix Suns have constructed a roster around their young core group of players.

One of the pieces to the puzzle is big man Alex Len, who is set to enter his fourth season in the league. According to Steve Kyler of Basketball Insiders, the Suns recently made a contract offer to Len that was below what he anticipated receiving from the team.

League sources said there was an initial offer made by the Suns early in free agency that did not meet Lens expectations. Its unclear if the Suns still have a multi-year offer on the table (they did in mid-July according to sources).

The 24-year-old is currently on the open market as he has yet to make a decision on whether he will sign the $4.18 million qualifying offer.

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