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Pelicans re-sign Thomas, add Onuaku


Posted Aug 22, 2013 4:45 PM

METAIRIE, La. (AP) -- The New Orleans Pelicans have re-signed forward Lance Thomas and added forward Arinze Onuaku.

The terms of the contract, announced by the club on Thursday, have not been released.

The 6-foot-8 Thomas, a former Duke standout, has appeared in 101 games with New Orleans, including 19 starts, during his first two NBA seasons. Last season, he started nine games and averaged 2.5 points and 1.9 rebounds in 59 appearances.

The 6-foot-9 Onuaku is a former Syracuse player who has spent parts of two seasons in the NBA Development League. He started 32 games last season for Canton, averaging 12.6 points and 9.5 rebounds in 23.7 minutes per game.

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