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The New York Knicks have signed guard-forward Quentin Richardson for the remainder of the season.
Knicks general manager Glen Grunwald made the announcement Tuesday, one day after the team released Solomon Jones.
The 6-foot-6 Richardson has career averages of 10.3 points on 39.8 percent shooting from the field and 35.5-percent shooting from three-point range. He has averaged 4.7 rebounds and 1.5 assists over 26.5 minutes in 12 seasons with the Clippers, Suns, Knicks, Heat and Magic. He has appeared in 31 postseason games (21 starts), averaging 8.5 points and 4.3 rebounds over 28.5 minutes.
Richardson has not played in the NBA since the 2011-12 season with Orlando. He spent four seasons (2005-09) with the Knicks, averaging 9.7 points and 5.0 rebounds.
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The New York Knicks announced Tuesday they signed veteran swingman Quentin Richardson for the remainder of the season. Q-Rich has yet to play in the 2012-13 season, which means he’s eligible for the playoffs. Richardson played for the Knicks from 2005 to 2009, and most recently suited up for the Orlando Magic last season.
Of course, the signing wouldn’t be complete without a...
The New York Knicks have signed Quentin Richardson for the remainder of the season.
— Alex Kennedy (@AlexKennedyNBA) April 16, 2013
Quentin Richardson has been signed by the New York Knicks. Q-Rich begins his 2nd stint with the Knicks, this time the team is moving in an upward direction. I do not expect much from Q who has made his way around the league, last playing in Orlando...
The New York Knicks have signed free agent small forward Quentin Richardson for the playoffs, the team has announced.Richardson hasn’t suited up this season, meaning he’s eligible to join the Knicks’ playoff roster. His signing takes the team to its maximum size of 15 players.Knicks coach Mike Woodson told ESPN New York why the team considers Richardson – who played for...
The Boston Celtics first round opponent this spring is adding some insurance to their roster pretty late in the game.
With only one or two games left for NBA teams, the New York Knicks have made a move to sign Quentin Richardson to the roster.
Richardson will be eligible for the postseason, as he was not on another roster on March 1, per Steve Bulpett of the Boston Herald.
The Knicks announced that they have signed free agent swingman Quentin Richardson. Richardson, 33, last played in the 2011-2012 season with the Orlando Magic where he averaged 4.5 points and 2.6 rebounds in 18 minutes per game.
Richardson previously played with the Knicks from 2005 until 2009.
Last week, the Knicks cut Kurt Thomas and made a point of saying the team only went ahead with the move because of their dire need for an extra healthy body, most notably, a big man.But after waiving Solomon Jones following just two games, such a quick release by the Knicks was alarming to plenty of their fans, given the type of fan-favorite and valuable locker room presence that...
Two former Magic players who have been out of the NBA all season have found homes and will play in the Playoffs this year.
The Spurs signed Tracy McGrady for the remainder of the season after the former all star spent the season in the Chinese Basketball Association, Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports reports. The Knicks also added Quentin Richardson, whom the Magic waived in...
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