San Antonio Spurs star Manu Ginobili has a contract offer from his former Italian team, his agent Herb Rudoy confirmed to Express-News.
However, Manu has yet to make a decision.
Manu’s brother, Leandro confirmed the offer from Virtus Bologna, which was originally reported by Italian sports publication Gazzetta Dello Sport.
“I don’t think Manu is thinking he will go play in Italy for two months before returning to the Spurs,” Leandro Ginobili said, according to the newspaper.
Ginobili is in the middle of the FIBA Americas Championship, where he’s trying to help Argentina earn an Olympic spot.
He is averaging 15.9 points, 3.8 assists and 3.0 rebounds in eight games for the Argentine national team at the Olympic qualifying tournament in Mar del Plata.
In nine seasons with the Spurs, Ginobili has averaged 15.3 points, 4.0 rebounds, 3.9 assists and 1.5 blocks .
He’s a three-time NBA champion, a two-time All-Star and was named Sixth Man of the Year in 2008.
Ginobili is under contract with the Spurs for two more seasons and is scheduled to make $14.2 million next season.