CLIPPERS SIGN RYAN HOLLINS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Los Angeles Clippers today signed free agent center Ryan Hollins. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not announced.

The six-year NBA veteran averaged 3.4 points and 2.1 rebounds in 39 games played last season for the Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics. In 17 games played during the Celtics’ 2012 Playoff run, Hollins tallied 1.5 points and 1.6 rebounds per contest.

Hollins spent his most productive NBA season in Minnesota in 2009, tallying 6.1 points and 2.8 rebounds in 73 games played for the Timberwolves.

Selected by the Charlotte Bobcats with the 50th overall selection in the 2006 NBA Draft, Hollins averaged 5.7 points and 4.0 rebounds over his four-year collegiate career at UCLA. Hollins finished his time with the Bruins as the fourth all-time leading shot blocker in UCLA history (101 career blocked shots).

Hollins’ line is as follows:

Ryan Hollins C 7'0" 240 10/10/84 UCLA/USA 6