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The Milwaukee Bucks have signed free-agent guard Marquis (mar'-KEES') Daniels, a nine-year veteran who spent the last three years in a reserve role with the Boston Celtics.
The 31-year-old has averaged 8.2 points, 2.9 rebounds and 1.8 assists in 489 games. The Bucks did not release contract terms Tuesday.
Daniels was undrafted out of Auburn. He spent three years each in Dallas and Indiana before joining the Celtics.
His best season was in 2008-09. He averaged 13.6 points, 4.6 rebounds, 2.1 assists and 1.1 steals in 54 games.
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BROOKFIELD, Wis. Milwaukee Bucks general manager John Hammond didn't just move a few pieces around to upgrade the team's frontcourt in the offseason. He added two established centers and a rookie power forward to a roster that was already front-loaded with big men.
So with eight of the 14 men on the roster lobbying for minutes in the frontcourt, will the Bucks try to answer...
ST. FRANCIS, Wis. There was a time when Marquis Daniels thought he would never play again. Now, after recovering from a spinal cord injury he suffered in February 2011 and playing out the rest of last season in a reserve role in Boston, the veteran guard has agreed to sign with the Milwaukee Bucks -- according to multiple sources -- likely filling the team's final roster spot...
The Milwaukee Bucks have signed free-agent guard-forward Marquis
Daniels (6-6, 200), General Manager John Hammond announced today. Terms
of the contract were not disclosed in accordance with team policy.
Despite going undrafted in the 2003 NBA Draft, Daniels, 31, has
carved out a nine-year NBA career with stops...
Marquis Daniels has agreed on a deal with the Bucks.