Sherrod Wright Returns to Westchester
WHITE PLAINS, February 17, 2015 - The Westchester Knicks, the official NBA Development League affiliate of the New York Knickerbockers, announced today that they have acquired guard Sherrod Wright and forward Trey Gilder.
Wright, 6-4, 200 pounds, was originally selected by Westchester in the 6th Round (100th Overall) in the 2014 NBA D-League Draft. Wright appeared in one preseason game for the Westchester Knicks, scoring two points, before being released by the team on Nov. 1, 2014. A native of Mount Vernon, he attended George Mason University where he averaged 12.1 points and 3.4 rebounds over 26.8 minutes.
Gilder, 6-9, 190 pounds, was acquired in a trade with the Austin Spurs in exchange for the Returning Player Rights of Richard Howell. A graduate of Northwestern State University, Gilder has appeared in 131 D-League games, averaging 15.1 points, 6.0 rebounds, and 2.0 assists.
Westchester also announced the release of forwards Markeith Cummings and Ron Anderson Jr.
Tickets for the Westchester Knicks are on sale at Ticketmaster outlets and the Westchester County Center Box Office and start at $10. For information on season tickets and partial plans, visit WestchesterKnicks.com or call (914) 559-6889. Fans can stay up-to-date on team news by following the team at: @wcknicks on Twitter and on Facebook at facebook.com/wcknicks.
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