Spurs Sign Steve Novak to Second 10-Day Contract
SAN ANTONIO - The San Antonio Spurs today announced they have signed forward Steve Novak to a second 10-day contract. Novak signed his first 10-day contract with the Spurs on February 8 becoming the eighth call-up of the 2010-11 NBA Development League season.
Novak, a 6-10 forward, appeared in five games for the Spurs, averaging 2.6 points in 4.3 minutes per game, while shooting .444 (4-9) from the field and .429 (3-7) from three-point territory.
Prior to joining the Spurs, Novak appeared in two games with the Reno Bighorns, averaging 18.5 points and 6.5 rebounds in 29.5 minutes, while shooting .684 (13-19) from the field and .643 (9-14) from three-point range. Earlier this season, Novak averaged 1.6 points in 2.6 minutes in seven games with the Dallas Mavericks. Overall, he has appeared in 207 career games with Houston, the L.A. Clippers, Dallas and San Antonio with averages of 3.9 points in 9.8 minutes per game. For his career, he is shooting .435 (293-673) from the field and .406 (194-478) from three-point land.