Milwaukee Bucks re-sign Pat Connaughton

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) --- The Milwaukee Bucks have re-signed guard Pat Connaughton.

The Bucks made the announcement Tuesday, Nov. 24.

This will be Connaughton's sixth season in the NBA. He has appeared in 67 games with the Bucks last season and averaged 5.4 points, 4.2 rebounds, and 1.6 assists in 18.6 minutes per game. 

He was originally signed by Milwaukee prior to the 2018-19 season. 

"Pat is a tireless worker who has proven to be an integral member of our team the last two seasons," Bucks General Manager Jon Horst said. "In addition to his dependable play on both ends of the court, Pat is a great teammate who has also embraced his role in the community, ad we look forward to more contributions from him as he continues to grow and develop."

Connaughton has played in 38 playoff games in his career, 25 of which come from the Bucks last two seasons where he is averaging 5.3 points, 5.3 rebounds, and 1.3 assists in postseason action with Milwaukee.

He was a second round pick in the 2015 NBA Draft out of Notre Dame and has appeared in 283 career games with Portland and Milwaukee. 

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