OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - The Golden State Warriors have extended the contract of center Andrew Bogut.
The team made the announcement Friday, a day after the preseason ended. It did not immediately announce any further details about the extension.
Bogut's contract was set to expire after this season.
The Warriors acquired Bogut in a trade-deadline deal in March 2012 that sent guard Monta Ellis to Milwaukee. He did not play for Golden State that season while recovering from a fractured left ankle.
Bogut missed 50 of 82 games last season, mostly because of soreness in his surgically repaired ankle. He also battled back and knee injuries while averaging a career-low 5.8 points to go with 7.7 rebounds, but he was at his best in the playoffs, making all the difference on defense to help the Warriors get to the second round.
Advertisement

Top NBA Public Bets

Advertisement

NBA Top Stories

Thumbnail Timberwolves vs. Clippers Pick Are the Clippers a safe bet as a small home favorite tonight against the Timberwolves at 10:30PM ET?
Thumbnail Nuggets vs. Spurs Prediction Will tonight's 8:30PM ET tip-off between the Nuggets and Spurs go over the total when the two teams square off in San Antonio?
Thumbnail Mavericks vs. Heat Prediction Will the Mavericks pull off the small upset tonight when they visit the Heat at 7:30PM ET?
Thumbnail OKC aims to spring stunner on Golden State Oklahoma City’s six-game road trip isn’t off to a great start. So what are the Thunder’s chances of actually keeping pace with the Warriors this evening?
Thumbnail Bucks vs. Rockets Prediction Are the Rockets a good bet to cover tonight against the Bucks following their loss last night to the Heat?

NBA Team Pages