Jrue Holiday has reportedly agreed to a four-calendar year greatest contract extension with the Bucks value up to $160 million, according to The Athletic‘s Shams Charania.
The 30-calendar year-aged guard joined Milwaukee from New Orleans in November in a 4-group trade that noticed the Bucks aspect with Eric Bledsoe, George Hill, a few potential to start with-spherical picks and two future draft pick swaps.
Holiday getaway is at this time averaging 17 details and 5.4 assists per match this season and is second in the NBA with 1.8 steals per activity. The former UCLA standout was an All-Star in 2013 and won NBA Teammate of the Year last season.
With the extension, the Bucks lock up a member of their main who experienced a participant possibility for $27 million in 2021-22, which could have made him a no cost agent in the summer time if he experienced opted out.
The Bucks now have Holiday, Giannis Antetokounmpo and Khris Middleton on the guides at upwards of $100 million for at the very least the subsequent two seasons as they look for for their very first NBA Finals look given that 1974.
Past night, Getaway scored 33 factors to direct Milwaukee, which was without having Antetokounmpo due to a sore knee, to a 129–128 victory in excess of the Kings.
The extension also wraps up a hectic 7 days for the Bucks, who are third in the Jap Convention, just after they signed no cost agent Jeff Teague Thursday. The veteran guard was lately waived by the Magic following the Celtics traded him to Orlando at the trade deadline.