Originally posted on Sports Rumor Alert  |  Last updated 7/18/14
The New Orleans Pelicans made a couple of moves in the past day to solidify their lineup for the 2014-2015 season. John Reid of Nola News reports that the Pelicans have signed sharp shooter Jimmer Fredette and re-signed Darius Miller. New Orleans was in the market for a shooting guard that could come off the bench and fire from long range, and they found their guy in Jimmer.By Mike (Flickr: (2013-12-21) Kings at Magic 33 via Wikimedia CommonsLeague sources confirm Pelicans have signed Jimmer Fredette and re-signed Darius Miller— John Reid (@JohnReid64) July 18, 2014With the departure of former shooting guard Anthony Morrow to the Oklahoma City Thunder, the Pelicans had a void to fill. Jimmer Fredette was on the open market, and they took advantage of it. In college, Jimmer was known for his long range shot and amazing scoring performances. In the NBA, he has struggled getting his shot off against bigger, more athletic defenders.In his career, Jimmer is a 6.9 points per game player. ...
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