Jaylen Brown agrees to $304 million Celtics contract

Jaylen Brown, a two-time NBA All-Star swingman, has agreed to a historic five-year contract extension with the Boston Celtics, worth an astounding $304 million, as confirmed by his agent on Tuesday

This record-breaking deal surpasses the previous NBA high of $276 million, which was held by Denver's Nicola Jokić and signed in 2022, according to salary tracking website Spotrac

Agent Jason Glushon emphasized that the contract is fully guaranteed, providing financial security for Brown

The news regarding this groundbreaking contract extension was initially reported by ESPN and Shams Charania of The Athletic and Stadium

In the previous season, Jaylen Brown displayed impressive performances, achieving a career-best 26.6 points, 6.9 rebounds, and 3.5 assists per game

Recognized for his outstanding play, the 26-year-old guard/forward earned a spot on the All-NBA second team for the 2022-23 season

Brown, who was the third overall pick in the 2016 NBA Draft, became eligible for this lucrative extension due to his inclusion in the All-NBA team

Over seven seasons with the Celtics, Brown has played a pivotal role in their success, contributing to five Eastern Conference Finals appearances and an NBA Finals appearance in 2022

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