Press Release: L.A. Clippers Re-Sign Avery Bradley
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The L.A. Clippers have re-signed free-agent guard Avery Bradley, it was announced today by President of Basketball Operations, Lawrence Frank. Per team policy, terms of the agreement were not released.
“We are very excited to bring Avery back to the Clippers,” Frank said. “He is an elite competitor, tenacious defender, and a very effective offensive player, who fits the identity of our organization and the profile of a tough, serious player that is committed to winning. Avery’s intensity and proven work ethic will have a direct impact on the performance and personality of this team.”
Bradley, originally acquired by the Clippers on January 29, 2018 via trade, appeared in 46 games for the Clippers and Detroit Pistons last season, averaging 14.3 points, 2.5 rebounds and 1.11 steals in 31.2 minutes. The 6’2”, 180-pound guard has appeared in 459 career games across eight NBA seasons with Boston, Detroit and L.A., holding career averages of 12.3 points, 3.0 rebounds and 1.08 steals in 28.4 minutes.
Bradley was named to the 2016 NBA All-Defensive First Team and 2013 NBA All-Defensive Second Team. Selected 19th overall by Boston out of the University of Texas in 2010, he was a 2009 McDonald’s All-American.