Kings sign F/C Willie Reed

Kings sign F/C Willie Reed
March 28, 2014, 9:30 am
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Willie Reed averaged 14.8 points and 10.1 rebounds in 44 D-League games this year. (USATSI)

SACRAMENTO -- The Sacramento Kings on Friday signed forward-center Willie Reed for the remainder of the season, according to Kings GM Pete D’Alessandro. Reed will report immediately to the Reno Bighorns, the team’s D-League affiliate.

Reed, a 6-foot-10, 220-pound forward-center, was averaging 14.8 points (.590 FG%, .612 FT%), 10.1 rebounds, 0.9 assists, 1.6 blocks per game in 31.8 minutes per game in 44 games of which he started 33 this season for the NBA D-League Springfield Armor.

Reed previously played with Sacramento during the 2012 preseason when he averaged 0.8 points (1-3 FG, 1-2 FT), 1.0 rebounds, and 2.8 minutes per game in four preseason contests before being waived. He went on to play in his first stint for the Springfield Armor, earning Honorable Mention All-Development League Team honors after averaging 14.8 points and 7.8 rebounds per game before joining the Memphis Grizzlies for the remainder of the season.

Courtesy Sacramento Kings media services


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