Jaylen Brown hired Jason Glushon as his agent to help negotiate a contract extension with the Boston Celtics, reported Adam Himmelsbach of The Boston Globe. 

Brown has represented himself through his NBA career, though has also had agents as advisors. Glushon currently represents Al Horford.

Brown emphasized that his focus remained on basketball.

“The media, the headlines, the articles that are being written about it, I think that’s more of a distraction more than anything. I’m just focused on basketball," Brown told The Boston Globe.