Report: Bucks, Larry Sanders near contract extension
Bucks center Larry Sanders posterizes the Miami Heat's Lamar Odom during the 2013 NBA playoffs. Photo: Image by TODAY'S TMJ4
MILWAUKEE - The Milwaukee Bucks and center/forward Larry Sanders are near a new deal, according to a published report.
ESPN's Marc Stein says that the two sides are getting closer to finalizing an extension. Sources tell Stein that it could surpass $10 million/year.
After news broke of the negotiations, Sanders tweeted two messages:
Well lets get it done then! #Buck4Life— Nappy G. (@LarrySanders) August 8, 2013
“I love the city of Milwaukee and I will stay as long as you’ll have me”— Nappy G. (@LarrySanders) August 8, 2013