The transfer and exchange market of the NBA it does not stop at any time and after a first day it left the first big transfer with Chirs Paul as the protagonist, this Tuesday the world of the league woke up with the second bomb. This time, the Milwaukee Bucks were the protagonists.
In the strategy to retain Giannis Antetokounmpo in Milwaukee, the Bucks made the first big move in the NBA market by acquiring star Jrue Holiday in exchange for sending the New Orleans Pelicans Eric Bledsoe, George Hill and compensations from the Draft as reported by Shams Charania, insider of the league.
The draft compensation Milwaukee gave the Pelicans in exchange for Jrue Holiday were three first-round picks and two future pick changes from the Bucks. Did they give a lot in exchange for the 30-year-old escort? You will judge …
In this way, the Bucks begin to meet Antetokounmpo to stay in the 2020-21 NBA season and until now they would have an alignment with a two-time MVP of the season, Giannis, and two star players like Khris Middleton and Jrue Holiday.
Jrue Holiday’s stats: Antetokoumpo’s new Bucks teammate
Jrue Holiday has been in the NBA for eleven seasons in which he averaged per game 15.9 points, 3.9 rebounds and 6.4 assists. Last season (2019-20), the new Milwaukee Bucks guard had 19.1, 4.8 and 6.7 per game in these same categories. Giannis Antetokounmpo’s new partner too he was voted All-Star in 2013 and was the Defensive Team of the Year in 2018.