MILWAUKEE, Oct. 27 (UPI) -- Desmond Mason, one of the building blocks for the Milwaukee Bucks, has agreed to a three-year contract extension.
Financial terms were not disclosed.
"I'm thankful for Senator (Herb) Kohl for his commitment to me and to this organization," Mason said referring to Milwaukee's owner. "I look forward to many great years of working with (GM) Larry (Harris), (Coach) Terry (Porter) and my teammates as we work toward one common goal: an NBA title."
Acquired in February from Seattle in a deal that included All-Stars Gary Payton and Ray Allen, Mason, 26, averaged 14.8 points and a 6.7 rebounds in 28 games after joining the Bucks.
In 233 games, he has career averages of 10.9 points and 4.8 rebounds per contest.
Mason, who won the Slam Dunk Contest in 2001, was selected 17th overall by Seattle in the 2000 NBA Draft.