Whereas the remainder of the NBA did their greatest to entice the league’s stars in free company, the Nuggets went in regards to the enterprise of taking good care of their very own.
Nuggets level guard Jamal Murray agreed to a 5-year, $170 million extension late Sunday evening, in response to a league supply, making certain Denver’s core of Nikola Jokic and Gary Harris stays intact for years to return. The deal will kick in for the 2020-21 season.
Murray, who’s solely 22, was instrumental within the Nuggets’ postseason run with averages of 21.three factors, 4.7 assists and 4.Four rebounds.
The Nuggets had little interest in ready till the October deadline to succeed in an early extension on Murray’s rookie deal. Murray, a fierce competitor who the Nuggets rave about internally, has already made enormous strides all through his first three years within the league.