Han Hee-won, who received calls from many teams in the free agency market, chose to stay at KT.
On the 18th, Suwon KT announced the renewal of the contract with Han Hee-won, an internal free agent. Han Hee-won signed a contract for two years and a salary of 275 million won (annual salary of 245 million won and incentives of 30 million won). His salary last season was 105 million won 메이저사이트.
Han Hee-won averaged 4.6 points, 2.6 rebounds and 1 assist in 18 minutes and 5 seconds in 43 games last season. It was the most playing time since the 2015-2016 season (then E-Land, an average of 18 minutes and 39 seconds in 38 games), which was his rookie year.
Han Hee-won attracted a lot of attention from teams who were aiming to strengthen their forward power. According to the Jumpball coverage, at least five teams are known to have sent love calls to Han Hee-won. Han Hee-won decided to stay with KT, his original team, after much thought.
KT said of Han Hee-won, “He stood out as an ace-only defender. He played a big role in raising the team’s energy level with tenacious defense and hustle play regardless of the opponent’s position.” He continued, “Moon Seong-gon joined the team and Han Hee-won also protected, building a solid forward line. In particular, the formidable defensive power of the forward line is expected to be the basis for good results in the next season.”
Han Hee-won said, “I received a lot of love from KT, and they offered me good conditions for this contract, so I signed the contract with a happy heart. Next season, I will try to contribute to KT’s victory with a more developed appearance.”