MILWAUKEE (WKOW) — The Bucks have officially announced the re-signing of free agent forward Khris Middleton.
“Khris is a critical piece of our core,” said Bucks General Manager Jon Horst in a statement. “As an All-Star, Khris was an integral part of us winning 60 games and advancing to the Eastern Conference Finals. He has also established himself as a leader on our team both on the court and in the community. We’re thrilled Khris is staying in Milwaukee and look forward to even more success together.”
The 27-year old averaged 18.3 points, 6.0 rebounds and 4.3 assists per game last season. He was an All-Star for the first time in his career. He shot 37.8% from three.
Middleton came to the Bucks in a trade with the Pistons in 2013. He has averaged 16.3 points, 4.6 rebounds and 3.4 assists per game over six seasons with Milwaukee.