Austin, TX April 4, 2012 – The Austin Toros today announced the addition of NBA veteran guard Ronald “Flip” Murray. Murray will join the Toros bench tonight when the team takes on the Texas Legends at 7:30 pm at Cedar Park Center. Murray will wear jersey number 24. Da’Sean Butler has been waived due to injury.
Murray has played in the NBA eight seasons, starting in 2002-03 with the Bucks and averaging 9.9 points, 2.4 rebounds and 1.8 assists in 487 games with multiple teams including the SuperSonics, Cavaliers, Pistons, Pacers, Hawks, Bobcats and Bulls. Murray was the NCAA's Division II Player of the Year during his senior season at Shaw. Most recently, Murray played professionally in Turkey.
The Toros host the Texas Legends tonight and the Springfield Armor Friday night at Cedar Park Center for the final two regular season home games. Both games tip-off at 7:30 pm. Fans attending tonight’s game can view the Aflac NASCAR #99 inside the arena and the first 500 fans attending Friday night’s game will receive a free cinch bag courtesy of Multimedia Games in exchange for one non-perishable food item that will be donated to Caritas.