Pacers sign West, Watson

The Indiana Pacers have re-signed David West and added free

agent C.J. Watson.

West and Watson joined team president Larry Bird for a news

conference Wednesday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.

West, who will spend the next three years in Indiana, averaged

17.1 points and 7.7 rebounds per game last season.

Watson, a six-year veteran point guard, has played for Golden

State, Chicago and Brooklyn. He has career averages of 7.6 points,

1.9 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game. He averaged 6.8 points, 1.8

rebounds and 2.0 assists in 80 games for Brooklyn last season.