"We are thrilled to add such a talented player in Nikola Mirotic to our roster", said Bucks General Manager Jon Horst.More news: Hakeem al-Araibi: FFA pledges money in bid for footballer's return
Another significant component to this move is the draft compensation that will be going the Pelicans' way.
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The Montenegrin is averaging 16.6 points on shooting splits of.447/.368/.842, along with 8.3 rebounds and 1.1 assists in his 32 appearances with the Pelicans this season. It should be noted that Mirotic has been limited throughout the year due to various calf ailments.More news: Max is the man Hamilton fears the most, says Horner
Mirotic should fit in well with a Bucks team that is taking 37.6 3-pointers per game on the season, the second-most in the league. In order to sort out all the details of this revised deal, here are the latest NBA Trade Grades.