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Milwaukee Bucks sign Torrey Craig, Bryn Forbes and Bobby Portis

Posted at 2:50 PM, Nov 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-26 15:50:06-05

MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Bucks have signed forward Torrey Craig, guard Bryn Forbes and forward Bobby Portis, the team announced Thursday.

Craig, 29, played the last three seasons with the Denver Nuggets, appearing in 172 games and making 69 starts, according to the Bucks in a statement. Last season, Craig averaged 5.4 points and 3.3 rebounds in 18.5 minutes per game, playing in 58 games (27 starts). Overall, the 6-7 forward holds career averages of 5.3 points and 3.4 rebounds per game while shooting 45.1 percent from the field in three NBA seasons.

Forbes, 27, played the last four seasons with the San Antonio Spurs where he appeared in 261 games and made 155 starts, the Bucks said. The 6-2 guard started 143 of the 145 games he played in the last two seasons with the Spurs and averaged 11.5 points, 2.5 rebounds and 2.0 assists per game while shooting 44 percent from the field, 40.8 percent from three and 85.7% from the free-throw line in those two seasons.

Portis, a 6-10 forward, spent the 2019-20 season with the New York Knicks where he played in 66 games (5 starts) and averaged 10.1 points, 5.1 rebounds and 1.5 assists in 21.1 minutes per game, the Bucks explained. He also shot 45.0 percent from the field and 35.8 percent from three while scoring in double figures 31 times.

“We’ve bolstered the depth of our roster with the additions of Torrey, Bryn and Bobby,” Bucks General Manager Jon Horst said in the statement. “Together they bring toughness, shooting and playoff experience to our team. We look forward to their continued development playing in Coach Bud’s system.”

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