Click here to Skip to main content
LATEST HEADLINES - NBA NEWS

Thunder waive guard Earl Watson


Posted Jul 17 2009 7:58PM

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- The Oklahoma City Thunder have waived guard Earl Watson.

Watson, an eight-year NBA veteran, appeared in 68 games and started in 18 with Oklahoma City this past season and averaged 6.6 points, 5.8 assists and 2.7 rebounds in 26.1 minutes per contest.

Watson, a 6-1 guard out of UCLA, holds career averages of 7.3 points, 4.6 assists, 2.2 rebounds in 597 career games with the Oklahoma City Thunder, the Denver Nuggets, the Memphis Grizzlies and the Seattle Supersonics.

Watson's waiver was announced Friday by Sam Presti, the Thunder's executive vice president and general manager.

SEARCH NEWS
LATEST VIDEOS
photoNBA Rooks: Kristaps Porzingis Solid Summer Start
After being selected 4th overall by the Knicks in the 2015 Draft, Kristaps Porzingis got off to a solid start in the Las Vegas Summer League.
photoMike Conley Visits the Great Wall of China
Take a look as Mike Conley of the Memphis Grizzlies takes a tour of the Great Wall of China.
photoNBA Africa Game 2015 Recap
A look at the NBA's first ever game in Africa as Team World defeated Team Africa 101-97 at Ellis Park Arena in Johannesburg, South Africa.
photoGrizzlies Top 10 Plays
Check out the top 10 plays from the 2014-15 season.
photoRockets Top 10 Plays
Check out the top 10 plays from the Houston Rockets' 2014-15 season.

Copyright © NBA Media Ventures, LLC. All rights reserved. No portion of NBA.com may be duplicated, redistributed or manipulated in any form. By accessing any information beyond this page, you agree to abide by the Privacy Policy / Your California Privacy Rights and Terms of Use. | Ad Choices Ad Choices

NBA.com is part of Turner Sports Digital, part of the Turner Sports & Entertainment Digital Network.