Devin Booker, Phoenix Suns reach max contract extension
NBA.com staff reports
The Suns and Devin Booker announced Saturday that the budding young shooting guard has signed a max contract extension with the team.
— Phoenix Suns (@Suns) July 8, 2018
I am humbled & honored to commit to the Suns organization long term. I loved calling Phoenix home the last 3 seasons as this team & community are special to me. Thank you to the Suns for drafting me and believing in me. I look forward to the future & pursuing a title as a Sun. pic.twitter.com/AHRaraPww6
— Devin Booker (@DevinBook) July 8, 2018
Terms were not released, but Yahoo! Sports reported that the extension is worth a maximum $158 million over five seasons.
Booker, 21, has improved steadily since the Suns selected him 13th overall in the 2015 draft. He averaged a career-high 24.9 points last season, his third with the Suns.