Jaylen Brown already living up to historic deal with Celtics

Let’s take a moment to appreciate Jaylen Brown’s remarkable achievements.

Less than a year after inking the richest contract in NBA history, Brown led the Celtics to the 2024 NBA title, earning Finals MVP honors along the way. This adds another major accolade to his resume, as he was also named MVP of Boston’s Eastern Conference Finals victory.

Throughout the NBA Playoffs, Brown consistently rose to the occasion when his team needed him most. Whether it was his clutch three-pointer to force overtime in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals or his calm, decisive play in Game 3 of the NBA Finals, Brown’s value shone brightly during the biggest moments.

Though his record-breaking deal has yet to kick in, the 2023-24 season has already validated Boston’s historic investment in the 27-year-old. Here’s a closer look at the deal Brown has already justified.


Jaylen Brown Contract Details

In July 2023, Brown signed a five-year extension worth up to $303.7 million, keeping him with the Celtics through at least the 2028-29 season.

Despite missing out on All-NBA honors in 2023-24, Brown’s deal is officially valued at $286.2 million over five years.

For the 2024-25 season, Brown will earn $49.4 million and will be under contract with Boston until his age-32 season.

Jaylen Brown’s incredible season and clutch performances have not only led the Celtics to glory but also underscored the wisdom of Boston’s commitment to their star player.


Year Age Salary
2024-25 28 $49,350,000
2025-26 29 $53,298,000
2026-27 30 $57,246,000
2027-28 31 $61,194,000
2028-29 32 $65,142,000




Jaylen Brown 2023-24 stats, accolades

Regular season NBA Playoffs
PPG 23.0 24.9
RPG 5.5 5.8
APG 3.6 3.1
SPG 1.2 1.2
BPG 0.5 0.7
TO/G 2.4 2.8
FG% 49.9 53.2
3P% 35.4 33.7
FT% 70.3 64.9