Report: Bucks Prepared To Spend To Enhance Roster Round Giannis Antetokounmpo
After dropping within the second spherical for a second straight season, the Bucks knowledgeable franchise star Giannis Antetokounmpo that they’re prepared to spend into the luxurious tax this offseason to enhance the roster, stories ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski.
Throughout a three-hour throughout lunch on Friday, Antetokounmpo and Bucks co-owner and governor Marc Lasry mentioned the crew’s disappointing finish to the season, potential roster upgrades and agreed to fulfill once more after Giannis’ trip, per Woj.
The Bucks are anticipated to supply Antetokounmpo a super-max extension value between $220 million and $250 million over 5 years. Antetokounmpo can both signal the extension or grow to be an unrestricted free agent in 2021.
Prior to now, Milwaukee has demonstrated an unwillingness to spend into the luxurious tax. Final offseason, the Bucks determined towards re-signing restricted free agent Malcolm Brogdon—as a substitute executing a sign-and-trading with the Pacers for a future first-round decide and two second-round picks.