Jimmy Buttler the power forward for Miami Heat has signed an Extension of 4yrs as told by his agent Bernie Lee. He signed a $184 million contract for the upcoming seasons.
“Jimmy is the anchor and face of our franchise along with Bam [Adebayo] and Kyle [Lowry]With Jimmy, we get an All-NBA player, an All-NBA Defensive player, tough as nails and a complete player across the board. He’s very deserving of this contract as he continually puts himself at the top of the league at his position. Having him in the HEAT organization has been a great, great coup for us.” Heat president Pat Riley said in a statement as per ESPN.
P.J Tucker the American Professional Basketball Player and the MVP of the 2008 Israeli Basketball Premier League was also added to the team Miami Heat P.J. “Tucker is the perfect addition to this team. He brings both shooting and most importantly, the ability to defend a lot of perimeter players.” Pat Riley tweeted on Miami Heat Twitter Handle.
When Chicago failed to offer him a max contract, he was traded to Minnesota and later to Philadelphia but a sign-and-trade deal was made by him two years ago and Buttler was delivered to Miami Heat. Now he has $287 million guaranteed with a tenure of 7yrs with the Heat.
Jimmy is a star player in the NBA for 10yrs with an average of 17.4 points, 5.2 rebounds and 4.0 assists.