“MarJon’s drive, focus and character have been infectious, and we’re excited to see his athleticism, defensive versatility, and basketball IQ impact our team,” Bucks GM Jon Horst said. “He will have a great opportunity to grow as a young player within our system and organization and we look forward to having him in Milwaukee.”
Beauchamp is a 6-foot-7 forward and was selected with the No. 24 overall pick. He is set to earn a little more than $2 million in the first year of the deal, $2.174 million in the second year and $2.278 million in the third. The final year of the contract consists of a team option.
He averaged 15.7 points, 6.4 rebounds, 2.1 assists and 1.5 steals in 21 games with the G League Ignite last season.
The official NBA Draft Guide on Beauchamp’s strengths: “Rangy and athletic wing with a versatile game. Opportunistic scorer; flourishes in transition. Multi-position defender with tremendous length and feet. Has a nice feel as a passer and playmaker.”