Hawks Reportedly Agree To 4-Year, $68 Million Extension With Forward Bogdan Bogdanovic

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Bogdan Bogdanovic is in his third season with the Hawks. (Photo by Todd Kirkland / Getty Images)

The Atlanta Hawks and sharp-shooting forward Bogdan Bogdanovic have reportedly agreed to a four-year, $68 million extension, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Bogdanovic joined the Hawks in 2020 after spending his last three seasons with the Sacramento Kings.

Additionally, Bogdanovic will reportedly decline an $18 million player option on his contract for the 2023–24 season. woznarowskiWhich means his new deal will start next season.

Bogdanovic, 30, missed the first 22 matches of the season while he recovered from knee surgery After the 2021-22 season. The Serbian reportedly struggled with knee pain last season and missed the Hawks’ final playoff game against the Miami Heat.

He is averaging 14.1 points per game this season, although he averaged 16.4 and 15.1 points per game in the last two seasons. Bogdanovic is also averaging 6.7 3-point attempts per game, with a 40.1 shooting percentage from behind the arc. who are ranked 38th and 31strespectively, among shooters with at least 200 attempts.

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