Twitter Reacts To Devin Booker Signing Five-Year, $158M Max Extension With Suns [BEST GIFS]
The 21-year-old guard’s deal is for five years and is worth $158 million, and strongly suggests Booker could become one of the team’s top players over the next few years.
Sources: Devin Booker has signed a 5-year, $158M maximum contract extension with the Phoenix Suns.
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) July 8, 2018
Booker posted a photo of himself signing the extension on Twitter, while the Suns tweeted a video of him announcing the deal and thanking the franchise and its fans.
“Phoenix Suns fans, it’s official,” Booker states in the video. “The day I’ve been waiting on, signing another five years with the great organization. The future is here, it’s looking good. I’m excited.”
To you, Phoenix. pic.twitter.com/xkb8WCJJxI
— Phoenix Suns (@Suns) July 8, 2018
Fans’ delight at the news may be in part due to the fact that it is coupled with the Suns having landed the top overall pick in this year’s draft, Arizona power forward Deandre Ayton. Here are some of the best reactions, many of which included GIFs or memes.
You deserve every cent brother ✊🏽
— Karl-Anthony Towns (@KarlTowns) July 8, 2018
— D’Angelo Blackhorse (@da_blackhorse) July 8, 2018
— David (@David__Argueta) July 8, 2018
— Noah Cook (@noahmcook) July 8, 2018
— Dry Heat Hoops (@Dryheathoops) July 8, 2018
— Jose Arrieta (@Gualulo_32) July 8, 2018
Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns, who is reportedly a close friend of Booker’s, seemed to believe his buddy’s new deal was well-deserved.