Monday , Feb , 28 , 2005 C.Y. Ellis

Clippers claim Kenny Anderson off waivers

Los Angeles, CA (Sports Network) – The Los Angeles Clippers claimed point
guard Kenny Anderson off waivers from the Atlanta Hawks, vice president
of basketball operations and Hall of Famer Elgin Baylor announced Monday.

In 39 games this season with Atlanta, the 14-year veteran averaged 5.0 points
and 2.5 assists per contest. Anderson, though, has not seen the court since a
loss to the Orlando Magic on February 10.

The Georgia Tech product was selected by the New Jersey Nets with the
second overall pick in the 1991 NBA Draft. He has also enjoyed stints
with the Charlotte Hornets, Portland, Boston, Seattle, New Orleans and

In 854 career games, Anderson, 34, has averaged 12.6 points, 6.1 assists, 3.1
rebounds and 1.5 steals per contest.

Meanwhile, the Clippers released guard Maurice Baker from his 10-day contract
to make room for Anderson on the roster.