(NEW YORK) — The New York Knicks signed free-agent center Cole Aldrich to a contract on Tuesday. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
The 24-year-old Aldrich spent last season with the Houston Rockets and Sacramento Kings, averaging 2.2 points and 2.7 rebounds in 45 games.
Aldrich was originally selected by New Orleans with the 11th overall pick in the 2010 NBA draft. His draft rights were acquired by the Oklahoma City Thunder.
In the college ranks, Aldrich spent three seasons at Kansas, helping the Jayhawks capture the national championship in 2008.
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