The San Antonio Spurs have signed forward Derrick Brown (via CSNNW.com) to a non-guaranteed deal, training camp invite according to his agent Calvin Andrews.
Brown averaged 8.1 points, 3.6 rebounds in 22.2 minutes with the Charlotte Bobcats last season. His best season statistically in his pro-career.
With the Spurs needing size to contend with the bigger teams in the West...
One of the knocks on the San Antonio Spurs has been, aside from the old thing, is that they lack athletes. While you could go back and forth on the age thing, the lack of athletes is nearly indisputable. The athletes they had, namely someone like Ian Mahimni, couldn't get off the bench for one reason or another. Last season they didn't have one player who would be described...
Another former Charlotte Bobcat could be on his way to joining Boris Diaw in San Antonio Spurs training camp.
Unfortunately for Spurs fans and a majority of the Project Spurs staff, that player is not Tyrus Thomas.
Instead, the Spurs are scheduled to be working out Bobcats 2009 second round pick and small forward Derrick Brown, according to csnnw.com.
According to the...
Derrick Brown was selected by the Bobcats with the 40th overall pick in the 2009 draft.
The Charlotte Bobcats have rescinded their qualifying offer to restricted free agent forward Derrick Brown, freeing up $3 million in salary cap space.
The team announced the move Wednesday, making Brown an unrestricted free agent.
Brown was selected by Charlotte with the 40th overall pick in the 2009 NBA draft. He averaged career-highs of 8.1 points and 3.6 rebounds and 22.2 minutes...
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July 18, 2012
Bobcats president of basketball operations Rod Higgins says the team has extended qualifying offers Friday to guard D.J. Augustin and forward Derrick Brown, making them restricted free agents.
The qualifying offers allow the Bobcats to match any contract offer the players receive from another team.
Augustin was selected by the Bobcats with the ninth overall pick in the 2008 NBA...
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June 29, 2012
Quite a lot it seems. When it was announced Derrick Brown (UPS) was coming back to the Bobcats it was met with much joy from the fans as many were sad to see him leave. UPS was a fan and player favourite who we never planned to lose as we were going to claim resign [...]
Derrick Brown's upswing with the Charlotte Bobcats started with a thank-you and a promise.Click to Continue »
The Bobcats have re-signed 24-year old forward Derrick Brown to a 1-year deal. Brown played in 49 games (1 start) for the Knicks & Bobcats last night and he averaged 11.8 minutes, 3.8 points, 2.0 rebounds and 0.7 assists per game. He has now played in 106 games (1 start) in his first two years in the NBA and he is averaging 10.5 minutes, 3.5 points, 1.7 rebounds and 0.5 assists...
The Bobcats have re-signed restricted free agent Derrick Brown to a one-year deal.
The team announced the deal Friday after the New York Knicks withdrew their qualifying offer. Terms were not released. Brown played the majority of his two NBA seasons with Charlotte prior to being waived late last season.
Coach Paul Silas says he views Brown as a backup small forward and looks forward...
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December 09, 2011