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The Phoenix Suns are making an effort to work out a rookie extension with All-Star guard Devin Booker, according to a report.
Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reports Suns owner Robert Sarver and general manager Ryan McDonough will meet with Booker and his agent, Leon Rose, on Tuesday in Los Angeles.
Sources: Suns owner Robert Sarver and GM Ryan McDonough are meeting with star guard Devin Booker and his agent Leon Rose to present the framework of his rookie extension contract offer on Tuesday in Los Angeles. Booker is a strong candidate for a max deal.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) July 2, 2018
The 21-year-old three-year veteran averaged career-highs in points (24.9), rebounds (.4.5) and assists (4.7) in 54 games (all starts) for the Suns last season, missing time with a right-hand injury.
The 6-foot-6, 206-pound Kentucky product shot 43.2 percent from the field and 38.3 percent from deep last season for Phoenix.