2018 Free Agency

Report: Center Brook Lopez to join Milwaukee Bucks

The Milwaukee Bucks, in search of help in the front court, will turn to veteran center Brook Lopez after agreeing to a one-year deal with the ten-year veteran, according to ESPN’s Chris Haynes (via Twitter).

Free agent center Brook Lopez has reached an agreement with Milwaukee, league sources tell ESPN. Sources: Lopez agrees to a one-year deal at the bi-annual exception.

Last season, in his only season with the Los Angeles Lakers, Lopez averaged 13 points and four rebounds, while shooting 46.5 percent from the field in 74 games.

Lopez, 30, has career averages of 17.9 points and 6.8 rebounds. He was originally drafted by the Nets with the 10th pick in the 2008 NBA Draft, where he played nine seasons with the franchise, which moved from New Jersey to Brooklyn.