Wednesday , Jul , 07 , 2004 C.Y. Ellis

Warriors sign first-round pick Biedrins

=== Warriors sign first-round pick Biedrins ===

Oakland, CA (Sports Network) – The Golden State Warriors signed first-round
draft pick Andris Biedrins to a contract Wednesday. Per club policy, terms of
the deal were not released.

Biedrins, a 6-11 forward from Latvia, was the 11th overall selection in the
2004 NBA Draft.

He competed in the 2004 Under-18 European Championship and averaged 21.8
points, 14.4 rebounds, 4.4 blocks and 3.8 steals per contest. Biedrins
appeared in 28 games for Skonto of the Latvian League in 2003-04 and averaged
18.0 points, 8.9 rebounds and 1.9 blocks per outing.