Bucks sign guard Grayson Allen to multiyear extension

MILWAUKEE (AP) Milwaukee Bucks guard Grayson Allen has actually signed a multiyear agreement extension less than 2 + months after the group got him from the Memphis Grizzlies.

Allen signed up with the Bucks in an Aug. 7 trade that set guard Sam Merrill and 2 future second-round draft chooses to Memphis.

”Grayson has actually made a smooth shift and he’s currently fit well within our system and culture,” Bucks basic supervisor Jon Horst stated Monday in a declaration. ”We have actually constantly been fans of Grayson and his effect on winning and his capability to spread out the flooring with his outdoors shooting. He likewise includes competitiveness, durability and intelligence to our core. We’re delighted to extend our relationship with him.”

Allen published profession highs in scoring (10.6), rebounding (3.2) advertisement helps (2.2) last season in 50 video games with the Grizzlies. He shot 41.8% from the field, 39.1% from 3-point variety and 86.8% from the totally free toss line.

The 26-year-old Allen balanced 11.3 points and 4.3 rebounds in 22.4 minutes in 4 preseason video games with the Bucks.

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Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.