Free agent point guard Brian Roberts is returning to Charlotte, having reportedly come to terms on a 1-year, $1 million contract with the Hornets.
AP Source: Hornets agree to terms on 1-year deal with PG Brian Roberts worth $1.05 million.
— Steve Reed (@SteveReedAP) July 6, 2016
Roberts appeared in 30 games last season for the Hornets, putting up 4.8 points and 1.3 assists a night.
Per the AP:
Roberts is expected to be the team’s third point guard behind Kemba Walker and Ramon Sessions.
The 30-year-old Roberts played last season with Charlotte before being traded to Memphis as part of a package deal for guard Courtney Lee. Roberts was sent to the Miami Heat and finally traded to the Portland Trail Blazers.
He averaged 4.8 points, 1.3 assists in 30 games last season for the Hornets.
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