Nets officially sign Watson to back up Williams

Associated Press Modified: July 23, 2012 at 4:21 pm •  Published: July 23, 2012
Advertisement
;

NEW YORK (AP) — The Brooklyn Nets have signed C.J. Watson to back up Deron Williams at point guard. General manager Billy King announced the signing Monday without disclosing terms.

Watson played in 49 games for Chicago last season, making 25 starts because of injuries to Derrick Rose. He averaged 11.3 points and 4.6 assists in 29.2 minutes as a Bulls' starter. The former Tennessee product started five of Chicago's six playoff games, averaging 7.3 points and 5.5 assists.

Watson has also played for the Golden State Warriors.


Advertisement


Trending Now



AROUND THE WEB

  1. 1
    Tom Cruise secretly dating Laura Prepon
  2. 2
    15 hurt when fire trucks crash; one plows into restaurant
  3. 3
    Meet the sisters saving Spanish horses from slaughter
  4. 4
    News 9: Man accused of child sex crimes during game of truth or dare
  5. 5
    KOCO: Oklahoma City shooting range first to offer bullets, booze
+ show more