Mikal Bridges extends for $ 90 million over four years | NBA
The Suns had two big files to deal with between now and the start of the regular season: overtime for Deandre Ayton and Mikal Bridges. For the second, it is now settled since ESPN announces that the winger (1m98, 25 years old) has just extended for $ 90 million over four years with Phoenix!
We do not know the details of the contract but it is an agreement that must satisfy both parties, Mikal Bridges being at the heart of the club’s project until 2026, with an annual salary of 22.5 million dollars on average from 2022. , when the franchise can count on one of the most promising “3 & D” of its generation.
If the former Villanova is still developing his offensive palette, it is very good value for money for Phoenix.
It remains to be seen what will happen with Deandre Ayton. The latter has made no secret of wanting the maximum, which is $ 172 million over five years, but club owner Robert Sarver does not seem ready to offer him as much. So it still blocks when there is only one day left to negotiate this new lease …