NBA: The biggest offer in history for a restricted free agent

The Phoenix interior signed a contract with the Indiana Pacers for his trade, but the Suns have 48 hours to match the offer and keep him.

Deandre Ayton of the Phoenix Suns He received the largest contract offer for a restricted free agent in NBA history. The interior will be decided on the functioning of the team Monty-Williams which, for most of the season, showed the best game.

The Indiana Pacers have signed a $ 133 million contract over 4 years to keep Deandre Ayton’s services.. The interior of the Suns is a restricted free agent Y Phoenix has 48 hours to match the offer. and get the player to stay on the team.

The Arizona franchise did it quickly and retains the player for four years more with the particularity that next year he will not be transferred unless Ayton so expresses it.

Deandre Ayton

Monty Williams and Deandre Ayton (Photo: Jonathan Bachman/Getty Images)

From the directive of to Sun they were not entirely satisfied with the player’s performance, they had not yet agreed to pursue the contract and the coach Monty-Williamsselected as the best coach of the 2021-22 season, it only used 17 minutes in the last game against Mavericks in the semifinals of the conference.

But more weight in recent history, Ayton was key to the 2021 Playoffs for the Suns to reach the Finals and he further improved his production in 2022: he went from 15.8 points to 17.9 in the postseason, maintaining a very high 64% from the field, in addition to 8.9 rebounds and 1.7 assists.

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Source: Tycsports

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