Pacers acquire Malcolm Brogdon from Bucks, sign him to four-year dealby Andersen Pickard June 30, 2019 0 comments
The Indiana Pacers have acquired Malcolm Brogdon from the Milwaukee Bucks in exchange for a first-round pick and two second-round picks, per ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Also per Woj, the Pacers and Brogdon have agreed to a four-year, $85 million contract.
Brogdon was drafted by the Bucks in the second round of the 2016 draft. In his first year with the team, he started 28 of the 75 games he appeared in. By the time the 2018-19 season rolled around, Brogdon was able to start all 64 games he was on the court for.
He averaged 5.9 field goals per game (1.6 three-pointers and 4.3 two-pointers), connecting on more than half of his shot attempts. He also averaged 2.2 successful free throws on 2.4 attempts for a conference-high 93 percent success rate. He averaged one offensive rebound and three-and-a-half defensive rebounds per game while averaging 3.2 assists, 0.7 steals, 0.2 blocks, 1.4 turnovers, and 15.6 points.