Brooklyn Nets sign Alan Anderson
by USA TODAY Sports, USA TODAY
The Brooklyn Nets have signed free agent guard/forward Alan Anderson, the team announced Tuesday.
Anderson, a four-year NBA veteran, averaged 10.7 points, 2.3 rebounds and 1.6 assists (all career highs) in 65 games for the Toronto Raptors last season.
Undrafted out of Michigan State, Anderson began his career playing the 2005-06 and 2006-07 seasons with the Charlotte Bobcats, appearing in 53 games, starting seven.
He also played with teams in Italy, Russia, Israel, Croatia, China and Spain, and was named the Croatian Cup MVP in 2009 and the MVP of the Spanish Cup in 2011.
The 30-year-old holds career NBA averages of 8.6 points and 2.1 rebounds in 135 NBA contests (21 starts).
“We are pleased to add Alan to our roster,” said King. “He is a versatile player who will add flexibility to our rotation.”