March 28, 2013
The New Orleans Hornets have signed guard Terrel Harris for the remainder of the season, Hornets Senior Vice President of Basketball Operations/General Manager Dell Demps announced today.
The Oklahoma State product has appeared in seven games for the Hornets this season, averaging 0.6 points, 1.7 rebounds and 0.9 assists in 11.4 minutes per game. Earlier this season, Harris appeared in seven regular season games with the Miami Heat before being waived on January 5th, 2013. In 14 total appearances this season, Harris has averaged 1.0 point, 1.5 rebounds and 0.6 assists in 7.8 minutes of play with the Heat and Hornets combined.
The 6’4” guard is in his second NBA season after going undrafted in the 2009 NBA Draft. A Texas native, Harris originally signed with the Heat on December 10, 2011. Prior to his signing with the Heat before the 2010-11 season, Harris spent professional stints with Strasbourg IG of the France ProA League as well as the Maine Red Claws and Rio Grande Valley Vipers of the NBA Development League.