The Milwaukee Bucks are re-uniting with free agent center Robin Lopez. Shams Charania of The Athletic broke the news on Twitter.
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) July 3, 2023
This will be Lopez’s second stint with Milwaukee. He played for the Bucks during the 2019-20 season when he averaged 5.4 points, 2.4 rebounds, and 1.0 blocks per game, appearing in 66 contests.
Robin Lopez’s Career Since Leaving the Milwaukee Bucks the First Time
Since leaving Milwaukee, Lopez has played for three different NBA teams in three years. His first season post-Milwaukee was spent with the Orlando Magic. That year, he averaged 9.0 points and 3.8 rebounds.
In 2021-22, Lopez spent the year with the Washington Wizards averaging 7.1 points and 3.5 rebounds. Last year, he was with the Cleveland Cavaliers and averaged just 3.1 points and 1.4 rebounds. However, he also played a career-low 8.1 minutes per game.
Milwaukee Bucks 2022-23 Rosters So Far
- Giannis Antetokounmpo
- Jrue Holiday
- Brook Lopez
- Khris Middleton
- MarJon Beauchamp
- Jae Crowder
- Grayson Allen
- Pat Connaughton
- Bobby Portis
- Robin Lopez
Milwaukee also has AJ Green on a two-way contract, as well as draft picks Andre Jackson Jr. and Chris Livingston. Omari Moore and Drew Timme were signed as undrafted free agents.