Brooklyn, NY (Sports Network) - The Brooklyn Nets signed forward Josh
Childress on Thursday.
The 6-foot-8 Childress played in 34 games for the Phoenix Suns last season,
averaging 2.9 points and 2.8 rebounds, totals well below his career averages
of 9.5 and 4.9, respectively.
Selected sixth overall by Atlanta in the 2004 draft, the Stanford product has
started 70 of his 373 career NBA games with the Hawks (2004-2008) and Suns
In between his stops with Atlanta and Phoenix, Childress played two seasons
with Olympiacos Piraeus, a Greek professional club. He averaged 12.4 points
and 4.7 rebounds overseas.
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