Pacers finalize contract extension with McMillan

The Indiana Pacers have agreed to a contract extension with head coach Nate McMillan, according to a report from Adrian Wojnarowski.

McMillan signed a three-year contract with the Pacers in 2016 and had one guaranteed year left. His new extension will take him through the 2020-21 season.

In his first two seasons as coach of the Pacers, McMillan is 90-74 in the regular season and 3-8 in the playoffs.

The Pacers took LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers to seven games in the first-round of the playoffs in 2018.

McMillan began his coaching career as an assistant coach with the Seattle SuperSonics in 1999-00. He was promoted to head coach of the Sonics in 2000.

After spending five seasons with the Sonics, McMillan was head coach of the Portland Trail Blazers for seven years, before becoming an assistant coach with the Pacers in 2013.

McMillan replaced Frank Vogel as head coach of the Pacers in 2016 and has an overall coaching record of 568-526 in the regular season and 17-28 in the postseason.