Six-time All-Star forward Blake Griffin has agreed to a deal with the Brooklyn Nets for the the rest of this season, ESPN reported on Sunday night. The settlement comes two days after Griffin agreed to a buyout with the Detroit Pistons.
A broken-down big title with the Los Angeles Clippers, the 31-year-customary Griffin averaged 12.3 sides, 5.2 rebounds, 3.9 assists and 31.3 minutes in 20 starts with Detroit this season.
The Nets are anticipated to use Griffin off the bench – a position he has never had for the length of his 11-year NBA profession. Brooklyn are hoping to manufacture a streak on the NBA title late the big title trio of Kevin Durant, James Harden and Kyrie Irving. Griffin’s broken-down Los Angeles teammate DeAndre Jordan is additionally on the Nets.
Griffin has profession averages of 21.4 sides, 8.7 rebounds and 4.4 assists in 642 video games. He spent his first seven-and-a-half seasons with the Clippers and sides of the closing four campaigns with Detroit. He used to be one among essentially the most explosive gamers in the league prior to accidents weakened his impact, on the alternative hand he’ll boost the Nets with his three-point shooting and ability to manufacture assists.