CHICAGO (KFSM) – Former Hog Daniel Gafford is reportedly now officially a Pro Hog.
The Athletic reports that Gafford has signed a rookie contract with the Chicago Bulls, worth $6.1 million over four years. The first two years of the deal would be guaranteed.
Many believed Gafford would have been a borderline lottery pick had he left Arkansas after his freshman year. But Gafford stayed, and the Bulls made him the 38th overall pick in the 2019 NBA Draft.
Gafford made his NBA Summer League debut in Las Vegas on Friday, putting up 21 points on 9/10 shooting along with 10 rebounds, to garner national praise.