Raptors sign forward-guard Jordan Hamilton
Houston Rockets head coach Kevin McHale talks to forward Jordan Hamilton in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the New Orleans Pelicans in New Orleans on Wednesday, April 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
The Canadian Press
Published Monday, August 18, 2014 3:10PM EDT
TORONTO - The Toronto Raptors have signed forward-guard Jordan Hamilton.
The six-foot-seven, 220-pound product of University of Texas averaged 6.7 points, 3.2 rebounds and 17.0 minutes in 60 games (12 starts) last season with Denver and Houston.
Hamilton was selected 26th overall by Dallas in the 2011 NBA Draft. His rights were traded on draft night to Denver as part of a three-team deal involving Portland.
In 126 career games (15 starts), he has averaged 5.8 points, 2.8 rebounds and 13.3 minutes, while shooting .358 (114-for-318) from three-point range.