Posted December 15, 2011 on AP on Fox
The Charlotte Bobcats have signed shooting guard Reggie Williams to a two-year contract, the team confirmed on Thursday. Williams, entering his third NBA season, is expected to join the Bobcats today for workouts. Williams had been a restricted free agent but the Golden State Warriors rescinded his rights in their efforts to sign a center. Bobcats coach Paul Silas said last week his team's biggest need was to find a shooting guard and Williams fills that role. He played in 80 games last season for the Warriors and averaged 9.2 points. As a rookie two years ago, he averaged 15.2 points and 4.2 rebounds in 24 games. Williams didn't garner much attention in college playing at Virginia Military, but has been a pleasant surprise.

The Charlotte Bobcats sign small forward Reggie Williams

The Bobcats have signed 25-year old small forward Reggie Williams to a 2-year, $5 million dollar deal.  Williams played in 80 games (9 starts) for the Warriors last year and he averaged 20.3 minutes, 9.2 points, 2.7 rebounds and 1.5 assists per game.  He has now played in 104 games (19 starts) in his first two years in the NBA and he is averaging 23.2 minutes, 10.6 points, 3.1...

Bobcats F Najera undergoes knee surgery

Charlotte Bobcats forward Eduardo Najera will miss up to eight weeks after undergoing knee surgery.The 35-year-old went under the knife to repair torn cartilege in his knee. The timetable for his return is anywhere from 6-to-8 weeks.Najera appeared in just 31 games with the Bobcats last season, averaging 2.2 points and 1.4 rebounds in 12 minutes.

Warriors C Brown out at least 3 months

Kwame Brown's season with the Golden State Warriors is all but over. The Warriors announced Thursday that the former No. 1 overall pick is expected to miss at least three months because of a chest injury, putting the much-maligned center's season in serious jeopardy. He will have surgery in the next few days to repair a tear in his pectoralis major, the large chest muscle...

Kwame Brown gone; Boris Diaw is Charlotte Bobcats' center

(By Rick Bonnell, Barring some unforeseen change over the next two weeks, Boris Diaw is the Charlotte Bobcats' opening-night center.And his backup, Gana Diop, acknowledged he's 25 pounds overweight and way behind in preparing for the season.

Jackson Plans To Feature Monta Ellis In Low Post

Monta Ellis has the skills necessary to succeed in the low post, Warriors coach Mark Jackson said.

Michael Jordan: ‘I’m not anti-player’

Michael Jordan has been the primary owner of the Charlotte Bobcats for almost two years, and his franchise has been unable to gain a solid foothold locally and struggled financially since becoming an expansion franchise in 2004. He explained his stance as a supposed hard-line owner during the NBA lockout, telling reporters in Charlotte on Wednesday that his objective was to get a...

Eduardo Najera out 6-8 weeks after knee surgery

Because the Bobcats needed something else to go wrong… Eduardo Najera will be out for six to eight weeks recovering from surgery to repair a cartilage tear in his knee, tweets Steve Reed with the Associated Press. The Bobcats are already without Reggie Williams for a while due to knee surgery and Bismack Biyombo can’t…

Warriors sign guard Ish Smith off waivers

The Golden State Warriors have been awarded guard Ish Smith off of waivers, the team announced today. Smith, 23, spent last season with the Houston Rockets and Memphis Grizzlies, appearing in 43 games (three starts) and averaging 2.3 points, 1.1 rebounds and 1.8 assists in 10.3 minutes per contest. In three starting assignments, the 6’0” guard [...]

NBA Season Preview: Golden State Warriors

Last season: 35-46, 10 games out of the playoffs in the West. Head Coach: Mark Jackson, who better hope to find something better to say to his players in the huddle than “Hand down, man down!” if he hopes to keep their attention as the season wears on. Key Departures: Reggie Williams, Charlie Bell, Jeremy…

Golden State Warriors sign Dominic McGuire

The Golden State Warriors have signed free agent forward Dominic McGuire, the team announced today.  Per team policy, terms of the agreement were not released. McGuire, 26, played with the Charlotte Bobcats last season, appearing in 52 games (eight starts) and averaging 3.3 points and 3.8 rebounds in 14.6 minutes per contest. In eight starting assignments, [...]

Dominic McGuire Signs With Warriors

The Golden State Warriors have signed free agent forward Dominic McGuire.

Ely returns; Charlotte adds shooter

(By Rick Bonnell) rbonnell@charlotteobserver.comThe Charlotte Bobcats addressed two holes in the roster Wednesday by coming to terms with free agents Reggie Williams and Melvin Ely.

Warriors claim PG Smith

The Golden State Warriors claimed point guard Ishmael Smith off waivers Friday. Smith has been waived by the Memphis Grizzlies. He appeared in 15 games with Memphis last season, averaging 1.8 points and 1.0 assists. He also played 28 games with Houston, averaging 2.6 points and 2.3 assists.
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