Saturday , Jul , 14 , 2007 C.Y. Ellis

Williams reportedly to stay in Milwaukee for 6 years, $52 million

Milwaukee, WI (Sports Network) – Mo Williams and the Bucks have agreed on a
deal that will keep the 24-year-old point guard in Milwaukee for the next six
years, at a price tag of $52 million, a Milwaukee newspaper reported on

The Miami Heat had reportedly been in talks to sign Williams, but the
Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel reported Saturday that the deal was in place to
keep the former Alabama University player in a Bucks uniform.

Last season was a breakout one for Williams, who averaged a career-high 17.1
points per game, and tied a career mark with 6.1 assists per game for the
Bucks. Williams is entering his fifth season in the NBA, with the last three
spent in Milwaukee after his rookie season in Utah.