Knicks sign Quentin Richardson
The New York Knicks have signed guard-forward Quentin Richardson
for the remainder of the season.
Knicks general manager Glen Grunwald made the announcement
Tuesday, one day after the team released Solomon Jones.
The 6-foot-6 Richardson has career averages of 10.3 points on
39.8 percent shooting from the field and 35.5-percent shooting from
three-point range. He has averaged 4.7 rebounds and 1.5 assists
over 26.5 minutes in 12 seasons with the Clippers, Suns, Knicks,
Heat and Magic. He has appeared in 31 postseason games (21 starts),
averaging 8.5 points and 4.3 rebounds over 28.5 minutes.
Richardson has not played in the NBA since the 2011-12 season
with Orlando. He spent four seasons (2005-09) with the Knicks,
averaging 9.7 points and 5.0 rebounds.