The Detroit Pistons have signed ahead Kevin Knox II.
Knox II (6-7, 215) suited up for the Pistons and Portland Path Blazers in 2022-23, averaging 6.6 factors, 2.8 rebounds and 15.1 minutes in 63 video games. He appeared in 42 video games for the Pistons and averaged 5.6 factors, 2.6 rebounds and 0.4 assists whereas taking pictures 47% from the sphere in 14.1 minutes per sport.
The Phoenix native was traded from Detroit to Portland on Feb. 9, 2023, as a part of a four-team commerce with Atlanta, Golden State and Portland. Following the commerce, Knox II appeared in 21 video games for the Path Blazers the place he averaged 8.5 factors and three.3 rebounds in 17.1 minutes. He holds profession averages of seven.5 factors, 2.9 rebounds and 18.0 minutes in 275 profession NBA video games (66 begins).
Drafted ninth total by New York within the 2018 NBA Draft, Knox II performed collegiately for one season at Kentucky the place he earned SEC Co-Freshman of the 12 months whereas being named to the SEC All-Freshman and All-SEC Match First Crew in 2017-18.