NETS Sign Dennis Horner to 10-Day Contract
March 30, 2012
East Rutherford, NJ — The New Jersey Nets have signed free agent forward Dennis Horner from the D-League's Springfield Armor to a 10-day contract, Nets General Manager Billy King announced today.
Horner is the fourth player to sign a 10-day contract with the Nets this season. The 6-9 rookie from N.C. State signed with the Nets prior to training camp on December 9, 2011. He appeared in five games with New Jersey, scoring a total of four points in 16 minutes of action.
In 25 games, 20 starts, with the Armor this season, Horner is averaging 17.0 points and 8.5 rebounds, while shooting .471 from the field and .373 from deep. He had his best performance of the season on 2/27 vs. Maine when he scored 29 points on 10-for-15 shooting, including 3-of-4 from deep, and pulled down 15 rebounds.