The Alaskan guard's contract expires on June 30 but will now be prolonged by an additional two years
FC Barcelona and Brad Oleson have reached an agreement to extend the player’s contract until the end of the 2016/17 season. Until now, his ties to the club were set to expire on June 30.
Oleson played college basketball at the University of Alaska Fairbanks and was at Fuenlabrada and Laboral Kutxa Baskonia before coming to FC Barcelona in January 2013. He has won one Liga Endesa and one Copa del Rey with the club.
Statement by Brad Oleson:
“I am very happy. It is an honour to stay part such a big club as Barça. I thank them for their confidence and I thank the fans for all their support. I will work hard to keep fighting for all the titles in play”.