Knicks Sign Damien Inglis
NEW YORK, October 11, 2016 – New York Knickerbockers President Phil Jackson announced today that the team has signed forward Damien Inglis. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Inglis, 6-8, 245-pounds, was originally selected by Milwaukee in the second round (31st overall) in the 2014 NBA Draft after playing professional in France. He appeared in 20 games for the Bucks last season to average 1.8 points and 7.8 minutes after missing the entire 2014-15 season due to injury. On D-League assignment twice, Inglis averaged 10.1 points, 4.9 rebounds, 1.7 assists and 1.31 steals over 21.4 minutes in 16 games for both the Canton Charge and Westchester Knicks.
The Cayenne, French Guiana-native appeared in four games for the New Orleans Pelicans’ entry in the 2016 NBA Summer League to average 4.0 points and 3.2 rebounds.