Wizards release Knight
Washington, DC (Sports Network) – The Washington Wizards released guard
Brevin Knight on Monday. The move was announced after the Wizards 111-106
overtime win against the New Orleans Hornets. Knight did not play.
The Wizards and Knight mutually agreed to a buyout of his contract for the
remainder of the season so that he can pursue other opportunities in the
“Brevin was extremely professional in his approach to the game and we wish him
the very best as he pursues other opportunities in the league,” said
Washington president of basketball operations Ernie Grunfeld.
Knight averaged 4.3 points, 3.2 assists and 1.6 rebounds in 32 games this
season with Washington, which acquired him on November 5, 2003 in a trade with
Phoenix for center Jahadi White.