Los Angeles Clippers sign veteran Stephen Jackson
The Los Angeles Clippers have signed veteran swingman Stephen
The Clippers reached a deal late Tuesday night with Jackson, the
13-year NBA veteran. Los Angeles’ lengthy East Coast road trip
continues Wednesday in Boston.
The Clippers have lost J.J. Redick, Matt Barnes and Reggie
Bullock to injuries in recent weeks, forcing the Pacific Division
leaders to search for depth.
The 35-year-old Jackson spent last season with San Antonio,
averaging 6.2 points and 2.8 rebounds. The Clippers are the eighth
NBA team for the veteran, who won a title in 2003 with the
Redick will be out for several more weeks with a broken bone in
his hand, while the Clippers hope for a quicker return by Barnes
(torn retina) or Bullock (ankle sprain).