Found July 24, 2012 on PRO HOOPS CENTRAL:
While many teams in the Association have chosen to add youth to their rosters this summer, the New York Knicks have taken an opposite approach, shedding some younger players while replacing them with more experienced members of the NBA. Tuesday, the “New York Post” reported that the Knicks have signed veteran shooting guard Ronnie Brewer to a one-year contract, most likely giving him the starting slot that belonged to Landry Fields this past season. Fields signed an offer sheet with the Toronto Raptors earlier this month, which New York declined to match. Adding the veteran who played this past campaign with the Chicago Bulls, will allow Knicks shooting guard J.R. Smith to enter the game from the bench, adding fire-power to the team’s second unit. Brewer has played six years in the Association, the last two for Chicago and he played in all 66 of the club’s regular season games in the past campaign, starting 43 of them while averaging 6.6 points, 3.5 rebounds and 2.1 assists per c...
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