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Shake Milton and Detroit Pistons have surprisingly agreed for a contract buyout after playing only 4 games for the franchise

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Detroit Pistons are set to part ways with Shake Milton after a reported contract buyout. The rumors got some weight after ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski tweeted.

“ESPN Sources: Detroit Pistons G Shake Milton has agreed on a contract buyout, allowing him to meet the March 1 deadline for playoff eligibility. Milton landed with Pistons from Timberwolves at trade deadline”

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Shake Milton was traded from the Minnesota Timberwolves earlier this season and is averaging 4.9 points, 1.6 rebounds, and 1.3 assists per game. The point guard is shooting 40.3% from the field and 27.4% from the three-point range.

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Milton, who joined the Pistons from the Minnesota Timberwolves at the trade deadline, played only four games for Detroit.

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Both Detroit Pistons and Shake Milton want this season to be over soon

Neither Milton nor the Detroit Pistons are having a good season. To be frank the Pistons are having a nightmare season and to add to that misery they have recently suffered a 100-110 defeat at the hands of the Cleaveland Cavaliers. Pistons are currently seated at 14th position in the Eastern Conference. They have won just 9 out of the 59 games they have played this season in the NBA.

Detroit Pistons will be looking for some change in personnel, they need to bring in more vigor and aggression to their game if they want to perform better next season. The Detroit Pistons are set to take on the Orlando Magic next on 4th March, they will be looking to go all out against them and squeeze a better result out of the game.

What’s next for Shake Milton?

At the 2018 NBA draft Shake Milton was the 54th pick. Milton first went on to play for the 76ers where he spent five years of his career. Many Philadelphia 76ers fans consider him a franchise legend. Shake Milton averages His career  8.7 points, 2.3 rebounds, and 2.5 assists in his entire career while shooting 45.1% from the field and 35.7% from the three-point range in 296 regular season games.

Signing Shake Milton will be a perfect opportunity for any playoff contender to sign him for the rest of the season.

Read More- ‘That’s the plan’ – Joel Embiid is eager to rejoin Philadelphia 76ers this season

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Arko Bhattacharyya is a content writer for swen entertainment and sports. This political science graduate is a huge sports fan . He uses his experience and passion to provide unique insight into all. Arko Bhattacharyya is a content writer combat based and us sports . Besides being a Us sports buff , he is also a massive football and cricket fan . Apart from his professional exploits as a content writer , he likes to travel and explore.
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