March 18, 2013
The New Orleans Hornets announced today that they have signed guard Terrell Harris to a second 10-day contract.
Harris, an Oklahoma State product, originally signed his first 10-day contract with the Hornets on March 8, 2013. As a Hornet, he has appeared in two games and averaged 0.5 assists and 1.5 rebounds in 6.0 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 nine total appearances this season, Harris has averaged 1.1 points, 1.3 rebounds and 0.3 assists in 4.6 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. In two seasons, Harris has played in a total of 29 games, including one start, and recorded career averages of 3.1 points, 2.1 rebounds and 1.0 assists per game in 12.0 minutes. 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.