Rumor Central: Jason Terry hopes to return to Bucks next season

Jason Terry, an 18-year NBA veteran, becomes a free agent on July 1 and he's hoping the Milwaukee Bucks will offer him another contract. Stephen M. Dowell/Zuma Press/Icon Sportswire

Jason Terry, an 18-year NBA veteran, spent the 2016-17 season with the Milwaukee Bucks, and he's set to become an unrestricted free agent on July 1. If it's up to Terry, he will sign another contract with the Bucks.

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"Jason loves Milwaukee," Terry's agent, Ryan Davis, told Gery Woelfel of the Journal Times. "Hopefully, Milwaukee will bring him back."

Terry provides a strong voice as a veteran leader for the young Bucks, so bringing him back does make a lot of sense for the team. In 74 appearances, Terry, 39, averaged 4.1 points, 1.3 assists and 1.4 rebounds off the bench.

"I definitely think there's a market for him and that there'll be some teams looking for his services," Davis said. "But I can see him going back to the Bucks. He and [Bucks head coach] Jason Kidd have a good relationship and he wants to keep helping the Bucks turn their culture around."

-- Nick Silva