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Enes Kanter back to Thunder after Blazers' offer sheet matched

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Enes Kanter is officially filthy rich.

After the Portland Trails Blazers signed Kanter to an offer sheet worth $70 million over four years, the Oklahoma City Thunder have matched it:

Kanter, who is just 23 years old, averaged 18.7 points and 11 rebounds in 26 games with OKC last season. He was traded midseason from the Utah Jazz, who originally took him third overall in the 2011 NBA Draft.

He was a restricted free agent this offseason, which allowed OKC to match any offer made for him. today was the final day the Thunder could match Portland's offer or lose him, but they opted to keep the former Kentucky Wildcat.