Charlotte Bobcats President of Basketball Operations Rod Higgins announced today that the team has signed free agent forward Anthony Tolliver. Terms of the deal have not been released due to league policy.
“Anthony is a quality young big man who will add depth to our front line,” Higgins said. “We are glad to add a player of his caliber to our roster.”
The 6-8 Tolliver is a veteran of five NBA seasons, having played in 243 career games for the Spurs, Trail Blazers, Warriors, Timberwolves and Hawks. He has career averages of 6.1 points, 4.0 rebounds and 1.0 assist in 19.9 minutes, while shooting 41 percent from the field (506-1225), 32 percent from beyond the three-point line (176-542) and 78 percent from the free-throw line (298-391).
Tolliver played in 62 games last season with the Hawks, averaging 4.1 points and 2.5 rebounds in 15.5 minutes per game.