Suns activate veteran Scott Williams
Phoenix, AZ (Sports Network) – The Phoenix Suns activated veteran center
Scott Williams from the injured list Tuesday.
The 35-year-old Williams has yet to play this season because of a thumb
injury. He will be in uniform for tonight’s home game against the Chicago
Bulls, one of his former teams.
Williams re-signed in July after posting averages of 4.0 points and 2.8
rebounds in 69 games with the Suns last season, which was his first year in
A former North Carolina Tar Heel, Williams is playing in his 14th season in
the NBA. During his career, he has played for the Chicago Bulls, Philadelphia
76ers, Milwaukee Bucks and Denver Nuggets. Williams has averaged 5.3 points
and 4.9 rebounds in 684 career games.
To create a roster spot for Williams, the Suns placed center Cezary Trybanski
on the injured list with back spasms.