Bobcats ink Brevin Knight
Charlotte, NC (Sports Network) – The Charlotte Bobcats Tuesday signed free
agent point guard Brevin Knight to a contract. As per team policy, terms of
the deal were not disclosed.
“We are pleased to be able to get a veteran point guard like Brevin Knight who
has successfully directed teams in the NBA,”general manager and head coach
Bernie Bickerstaff said. “Brevin brings the natural, innate qualities needed
for a point guard and he owns a great feel for the game. He is a competitor
and he will bring that intensity to the younger players on our team.”
Last year, the 5-10 Knight averaged 4.7 points, 2.0 rebounds, 3.6 assists and
1.5 steals per game while playing with Phoenix, Washington and Milwaukee. He
began the year with the Suns before being traded to the Wizards on November 15
for current Bobcats center Jahidi White. Knight then signed with the Bucks on
March 5 and played in 21 games for Milwaukee.
Knight, a seven-year NBA veteran, has posted 7.2 points, 6.1 assists and 1.8
steals in 401 career games.