CLIPPERS ADD AMUNDSON, FARRAKHAN AND GREEN TO TRAINING CAMP ROSTER

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

9/30/13


The Los Angeles Clippers today signed free agents Lou Amundson, Mustapha Farrakhan and JaMychal Green to complete their training camp roster.

Amundson has appeared in 327 career games (seven starts) for the Philadelphia 76ers, Utah Jazz, Phoenix Suns, Golden State Warriors, Indiana Pacers, Minnesota Timberwolves, Chicago Bulls and New Orleans Hornets. The 6"9", 225-pound forward finished last season with the Hornets, averaging 2.4 points and 3.2 rebounds in 18 games.

An undrafted forward out of UNLV, Amundson was named the 2006-07 NBA D-League Rookie of the Year after averaging 11.1 points, 7.6 rebounds and 2.48 blocks in 25 games. In college, he averaged 7.2 points, 5.6 rebounds and 1.0 blocks in 120 career games (68 starts) for the Runnin' Rebels.

Farrakhan has spent the last two seasons in the NBA D-League with the Bakersfield Jam, Idaho Stampede, Sioux Falls Sky Force and Iowa Energy. In 72 career games (20 starts), he has averaged 8.0 points, 2.5 assists and 1.9 rebounds in 18.3 minutes of action. Farrakhan started the 2012-13 season with the Milwaukee Bucks, appearing in three preseason games for the Bucks before being released prior to the start of the regular season. He was the 13th overall pick in the 2011 NBA Development League by the Jam.

The 6'4" 175-pound guard played collegiately at the University of Virginia for four seasons. He averaged 13.5 points, 2.8 rebounds and 1.8 assists in 31 games his senior season.

Green was a member of the Clippers 2013 Summer League team in Las Vegas. In four games (all starts), he averaged 7.0 points and 5.3 rebounds in 21.3 minutes of action. The Montgomery, Ala. native participated in training camp with the San Antonio Spurs prior to the 2012-13 season. The 6'8", 240-pound forward spent all of last season with the Austin Toros of the NBA Development League, averaging 12.3 points, 8.1 rebounds and 1.4 assists in 40 games (25 starts).

An undrafted forward out of Alabama, Green averaged 14.0 points, 7.4 rebounds and 1.5 blocks his final season for the Crimson Tide en route to being named All-SEC First Team.

The Clippers' training camp roster currently stands at 18 players.

 

NO. PLAYER POS. HT. WT. BIRTHDATE FROM YRS
17 Louis Amundson F 6'9" 225 12/7/1982 UNLV/USA 7
22 Matt Barnes F 6'7" 226 3/9/1980 UCLA/USA 10
25 Reggie Bullock G 6'7" 205 3/16/1991 North Carolina/USA R
2 Darren Collison G 6'0" 175 8/23/1987 UCLA/USA 4
11 Jamal Crawford G 6'5" 200 3/20/1980 Michigan/USA 13
8 Brandon Davies F 6'9" 235 7/25/1991 BYU/USA R
9 Jared Dudley G-F 6'7" 225 7/10/1985 Boston College/USA 6
21 Mustapha Farrakhan G 6'4" 175 11/2/1988 Virginia/USA R
14 JaMychal Green F 6'8" 240 6/21/1990 Alabama/USA R
34 Willie Green G 6'3" 201 7/28/1981 Detroit Mercy/USA 10
32 Blake Griffin F 6'10" 251 3/16/1989 Oklahoma/USA 3
15 Ryan Hollins C 7'0" 240 10/10/1984 UCLA/USA 7
33 Antawn Jamison F 6'9" 235 6/12/1976 North Carolina/USA 15
6 DeAndre Jordan C 6'11" 265 7/21/1988 Texas A & M/USA 5
0 Byron Mullens C 7'0" 275 2/15/1989 Ohio State/USA 4
3 Chris Paul G 6'0" 175 5/6/1985 Wake Forest/USA 8
4 J.J. Redick G 6'4" 190 6/24/1984 Duke/USA 7
5 Maalik Wayns G 6'1" 195 5/2/1991 Villanova/USA 1

 

Head Coach Doc Rivers Marquette
Associate Head Coach Alvin Gentry Appalachian State
Assistant Coaches  Kevin Eastman Richmond
  Armond Hill Princeton
  Tyronn Lue Nebraska
  Brendan O'Connor Saint Anselm
Assistant Coaches for Player Development J.P. Clark Flagler
  Howard Eisley Boston College
  Dave Severns Cal State - Chico
Strength & Conditioning Coach: Richard Williams Tabor
Athletic Trainer Jasen Powell Cal Poly Pomona
Assistant Trainer Joe Resendez Louisiana Tech