Celtics attain deal price as much as $304 million to retain Jaylen Brown for five years

BOSTON — The Boston Celtics have answered their most urgent query of the offseason. Jaylen Brown will probably be a part of the franchise for the foreseeable future.

The Celtics’ wing has agreed to phrases on a five-year supermax contract extension that may pay him as much as $304 million, his agent stated Tuesday.

It’s the richest contract in NBA historical past, surpassing the $264 million deal signed by Nuggets middle Nikola Jokic final summer time.