Waiting for former NBA champ’s $40m decision has fans going haywire: ‘He doesn’t know if he wants to stay?’

Khris Middleton has been an integral part of the Milwaukee Bucks since arriving in 2013. The 31-year-old has been with the Bucks for eight years and won his first NBA championship in 2021 alongside Giannis Antetokounmpo. Khris has consistently scored over 20 points over the past three seasons. However, a recent comment from the Bucks’ power forward has fans losing their minds.

Middleton has an option for 40.4 million players for the 2023/24 season. Bucks fans felt it should be easier for Khris to stay with Giannis Antetokounmpo going forward. However, he has shocked fans with his recent comments about his insecurity about his player option. Khris pointed out that deep down he would like to stay with the Bucks.

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Khris Middleton is unsure about his option as an NBA player

Middleton wasn’t sure the team felt the same about him. The 2021 NBA champion said, “But you also know it’s business. Things change, things happen. You just never know. I would definitely like to stay.” Khris tries to be careful with his decisions and would like some more time to think about it.

Unfortunately, Middleton’s recent comments have left fans in a difficult spot as they wonder what’s on his mind. a fan wrote, “Bro has Giannis as a teammate and doesn’t know if he wants to stay?!?!”

Fans wonder about Middleton’s future

Milwaukee Bucks fans quickly took the opportunity to voice their opinions on Khris Middleton’s player option. Some fans didn’t seem too happy with the Bucks’ power forward’s comments.

Many fans took to Twitter to support Middleton trying to get more money. While others believed the Bucks couldn’t just let the veteran activist go. Here are some of the fan reactions.

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Middleton was with the Milwaukee Bucks throughout his NBA career except for his rookie season. He has made it clear that he would like to stay in Milwaukee in the near future.

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However, it appears the Bucks front office has offered a slightly bigger deal in a bid to persuade Khris Middleton to stay. With a little boost in his player option, Khris could potentially support Giannis Antetokounmpo with the Milwaukee Bucks for a long time to come.

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