NBA News: Spurs Sign Guard Shannon Brown To 10-Day Contract

NBA News: Spurs Sign Guard Shannon Brown To 10-Day Contract

Soobum Im-USA TODAY Sports
Soobum Im-USA TODAY Sports

Shortly after Andrew Bynum officially signed with the Indiana Pacers following three weeks of uncertainty surrounding his future in the NBA, another former Laker found a new home.

According to Marc J. Spears of Yahoo Sports, Shannon Brown has signed with the San Antonio Spurs:

After being traded to the Washington Wizards along with Marcin Gortat and current Laker Kendall Marshall from the Phoenix Suns, Shannon Brown and Marshall were waived by Washington. Although many believed that Brown would simply sign with a new team after clearing waivers, the two-time NBA champion has been unemployed since being dropped by the Wizards in late October.

Fortunately for Brown, there is some light at the end of the tunnel with the Spurs needing some help in the backcourt. Even though Brown seemed to be a player that no longer needed to prove himself with a 10-day contract, that’s the position he’ll be in while in San Antonio.

Brown will help shoulder the load in the backcourt while Manu Ginobili is out three to four weeks with a hamstring injury.
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  • LakersHeatBeef

    Today was the day contenders signed ex Lakers from the back 2 back days tbh.

  • Dragon7s

    There has to be something with Brown that teams know and that we’re unaware of for him to have gone that long without signing with a team.

    • Nalin Shukla

      Yeah sleeping with pau’s wife again…probably because he’s soft