Sacramento Kings Assign Willie Reed to Reno Bighorns
Reno, NV., March 28, 2014 - The Sacramento Kings announced today that they have signed 6-10 forward-center Willie Reed. He will immediately be assigned to the Reno Bighorns.
Reed averaged 14.8 points (.590 FG%, .612 FT%), 10.1 rebounds, 0.9 assists, 1.6 blocks per game in 44 games, starting 33, for the Springfield Armor. He was named Co-Performer of the Week by the NBA Development League this past Monday.
Reed previously played with Sacramento during the 2012 preseason where he averaged 0.8 points (1-3 FG, 1-2 FT), 1.0 rebounds, and 2.8 minutes per game in four preseason contests before being waived. He went on to play in his first stint for the Springfield Armor, earning Honorable Mention All-Development League Team honors after averaging 14.8 points and 7.8 rebounds per game before joining the Memphis Grizzlies for the remainder of the season.
Reed is expected to join the team in Idaho. He will wear number 21.
The Reno Bighorns have released forward, Alfred Aboya. The roster now stands at 12 players.
The Reno Bighorns next home game, Wednesday, April 2nd at 7:00pm against the Bakersfield Jam for Reno Dodge Night. For ticket information, contact the Bighorns at 775.853.8220, at firstname.lastname@example.org or log onto www.renobighorns.com.
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