The Denver Nuggets have locked up their 2016 first-round pick to the tune of five years for $170M. (Shams Charania on Twitter)
Murray had a career year last season, as he averaged 18.2 points, 4.8 assists, and 4.2 rebounds. The third-year guard has steadily improved his major stats from his rookie year and was a big part of Denver finishing as the number two seed in the Western Conference. With a young, but battle-tested roster headlined by First Team All-NBA center Nikola Jokic, the Nuggets are primed to make another postseason run.
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