The Milwaukee Bucks and Giannis Antetokounmpo agreed to a 5-year super max contract extension worth $228 million on Tuesday morning. The extension is now the largest deal in NBA history.
Breaking: Giannis Antetokounmpo says he is signing a contract extension with the Milwaukee Bucks. The two-time MVP will sign a five-year, $228.2 million supermax extension with the franchise, the largest deal in NBA history, sources tell @TheAthleticNBA @Stadium.
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) December 15, 2020
Giannis remains loyal and true to his word, looking to remain in Milwaukee as they build for an NBA Championship run.
Giannis wasn’t lying. pic.twitter.com/CnSG0NmeKn
— ESPN (@espn) December 15, 2020
The Bucks are happy to be keeping the two-time MVP in Milwaukee beyond his potential free agency next summer, while avoiding an complete season of speculation about his future with the team.