New York Knicks sign forward Michael Beasley

Official release

NEW YORK — The New York Knickerbockers announced Tuesday that the team has signed forward Michael Beasley. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Beasley, 6-9, 235-pounds, holds career averages of 12.6 points and 4.7 rebounds over 23.5 minutes in 509 games (206 starts) over nine seasons with Miami, Minnesota, Phoenix, Houston and Milwaukee. He appeared in 56 games for the Bucks last season, averaging 9.4 points and 3.4 rebounds over 16.7 minutes.

The Frederick, Maryland native has also played professionally overseas in China for Shanghai (2014-15) and Shandong (2015-16). He was originally selected by Miami with the second overall selection in the 2008 NBA Draft.