Post by Hanamichi Sakuragi on Apr 6, 2021 7:37:33 GMT
Holiday pretty much knew he wanted to stay in Milwaukee for years to come once he spoke to team officials shortly after they paid a steep price to acquire him. General manager Jon Horst made it apparent how much the Bucks valued the veteran guard.
"I feel like you can tell when somebody's like super excited or happy about something, and you could hear it in his voice. At that point, I'm like, 'Man, he really wanted me to be here.'
I'm really not the type to be wooed and all that. I don't need to be courted or whatever, but it felt good to be appreciated. It felt good to be wanted." - Jrue
-------- One of the big wounds from several years ago, is aching again. We valued him. We saw him as the guy to be one of the partners of the king.