Portis, Augustin reach multiyear deals with Bucks

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The Milwaukee Bucks have reached deals with free-agent forward Bobby Portis and guard D.J. Augustin on Saturday.

Portis agreed to a two-year, $7.5 million deal that includes a player option for the second year, agent Mark Bartelstein of Priority Sports told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Augustin reached a three-year, $21 million deal with the Bucks, sources told ESPN.

Also, free agent guard Pat Connaughton is returning to the Bucks on a deal that is longer than originally anticipated. After agreeing to a 2-year, $8.3 million deal on Friday night, agents Jeff Schwartz and Jordan Gertler of Excel Sports Management told ESPN on Saturday that the deal was reshaped to be for three years, $16 million.

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Portis became a free agent when the New York Knicks declined the $15.75 million team option for the 2020-21 season. He had signed with the Knicks as a free agent in June 2019 and averaged 10.1 points and 5.1 rebounds in 66 games in his lone season in New York.

Portis has also played for the Chicago Bulls and Washington Wizards during his five NBA seasons, averaging 10.2 points and 5.9 rebounds for his career.

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