When the Brooklyn nets selected to waive ahead DeAndre’ Bembry following the commerce deadline, many across the League have been shocked with the choice.
Bembry was clearly a sizzling goal in free company, as stories point out he might already be ready to signal with a brand new crew.
According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Bembry is “closing in” on signing a deal to hitch the Milwaukee Bucks within the coming days.
Following the Nets blockbuster commerce deadline deal that despatched James Harden to Philadelphia in alternate for Ben Simmons, Andre Drummond, and Seth Curry, Brooklyn needed to waive somebody to create roster house for the incoming gamers; that participant turned out to be Bembry.
Before being minimize, Bembry was a pivotal contributor to the Nets, beginning in 20 of the 48 video games he performed in, averaging 19.8 minutes, 5.8 factors, and three.2 rebounds per sport.
Bembry’s addition will likely be an enormous assist to a Bucks crew coping with a scarcity of back-court gamers in the intervening time. Pat Connaughton, George Hill, and Wesley Matthews are presently out with accidents, and Donte DiVincenzo was traded to the Sacramento Kings.
The Bucks will want Bembry at his finest, as Milwaukee is heading to the second half of the season in a good playoff race within the Eastern Conference. The Bucks (36-23) are presently third within the East, simply 1.5 video games again of the first-place Miami Heat, and solely 2.0 video games up on the sixth place Boston Celtics.