Age: 32 Height: 6-9 Weight: 186 lbs School: Florida
Kings hit stretch run with versatile roster and plenty of veteran depth originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com In what looks like a minor roster move, the Sacramento Kings have inked Corey Brewer to a second 10-day contract. Brewer, 32, has yet to see action in a Kings uniform after signing his original deal on Feb. 8. Why bring back Brewer if there isn't a spot in the rotation?
Barnes, Burks and Brewer have already cleared physicals and are on the active roster for Friday's clash with the Miami Heat. Swanigan is still in the process of having his paperwork finished, although it's unknown what role he might have with the team moving forward. For Barnes, this is the first time he's been traded mid-season.
After a wild series of moves over the last 24 hours freed up two roster spots, the Sacramento Kings are working to add depth. NBC Sports California has confirmed that veteran wing Corey Brewer is joining the team on a 10-day contract. At 6-foot-9, 185 pounds, Brewer is a rangy perimeter defender that can add depth in the short term while the Kings survey the post-deadline landscape around the league.
Brett Brown on trade deadline plans, Corey Brewer and more originally appeared on nbcsportsphiladelphia.com With precious little time before the trade deadline Thursday, Brett Brown provided one of the most informative pregame pressers of the season. Less than two hours before opening tip against the Raptors, the Sixers' head coach had plenty to say about his involvement in trade discussions, the Corey Brewer situation and his team as a whole. Here are a few highlights from the session.
Sixers need to upgrade bench as trade deadline nears, but that doesn't mean Corey Brewer should go originally appeared on nbcsportsphiladelphia.com The Sixers could use some help. The bench has been a glaring weakness since the Jimmy Butler trade, and Thursday night's win over the two-time defending champion Warriors didn't magically erase that long-standing concern. With the trade deadline approaching, general manager Elton Brand is "doing aggressive work behind the scenes" to try to upgrade the team's depth (see story).