Wizards pick up Young, McGee options

Updated: October 30, 2009, 4:50 PM ET
Associated Press

WASHINGTON -- The Washington Wizards have exercised their contract options on guard Nick Young and center JaVale McGee for the 2010-11 season.

Young was the 16th overall pick in the 2007 draft and averaged 9.3 points and 1.7 rebounds over his first two NBA seasons.

McGee was the 18th overall pick in last year's draft and averaged 6.5 points and 3.9 rebounds as a rookie.


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