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Fred VanVleet was not selected in the 2016 NBA Draft.
Now, he’s an $85 million man.
Toronto took a chance on him, developed him, and VanVleet turned himself into one of the NBA’s more productive players. VanVleet rewarded Toronto’s faith in him, and the Raptors rewarded VanVleet’s play as the two sides reached a four-year, $85 million deal in free agency, his agent Brian Jungreis told USA TODAY Sports on Saturday.
The 6-foot-1, 26-year-old guard has improved