L.A. Clippers Sign Forward Patrick Patterson
The L.A. Clippers have signed free agent forward Patrick Patterson, it was announced today by President of Basketball Operations, Lawrence Frank. Per team policy, terms of the agreement were not released.
Patterson, 30, appeared in 63 games for the Oklahoma City Thunder during the 2018-19 season, averaging 3.6 points and 2.3 rebounds in 13.7 minutes. The 6’9”, 230-pound forward holds career averages of 6.9 points and 4.1 rebounds, while shooting 45.0 percent from the field in 21.8 minutes in 622 appearances across nine seasons with Houston, Sacramento, Toronto and Oklahoma City. A native of Huntington, West Virginia, Patterson played three collegiate seasons at the University of Kentucky, before being selected by the Houston Rockets with the 14th overall pick in the 2010 NBA Draft.