According to Yahoo! Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski, second overall pick Jabari Parker signed his rookie-scale contract Tuesday.
Milwaukee signed the NBA Draft's No. 2 pick, Jabari Parker, to his rookie contract today, league source tells Yahoo.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) July 8, 2014
The Duke product will make $22.3 million over four-years, per Gery Woelfel of the Racine Journal Times.
Jabari Parker has signed his rookie-scale contract with Bucks, source indicates. It will be worth $22.3 million over four years.
— cfgardner (@cf_gardner) July 8, 2014
That means he’ll make $4.9 million as a rookie, and his salary will increase each season. Parker is slated to earn $5.2 million next season, $5.4 million in 2016-17 and $6.8 million in 2017-18. The final two years of his rookie deal are team options.
With the contract now out of the way, Parker and the Bucks’ focus turns westward to Las Vegas. The Bucks open Las Vegas Summer League play Friday against the Cavaliers, when Parker will make his Milwaukee Bucks debut. He’ll square off against No. 1 overall pick Andrew Wiggins in one of the most anticipated games of the weekend.
For all of your summer league needs, check out the 2014 Bucks Las Vegas Summer League Guide.