View Full Version : Grant Hill re-signs with Suns

12-09-2011, 01:20 PM
Veteran free agent forward Grant Hill has decided to stay in Phoenix, agreeing to a one-year, $6.5 million contract according to Paul Coro of the Arizona Republic.
Hill had interest from several other teams, including the Boston Celtics, New York Knicks, Chicago Bulls and San Antonio Spurs, but opted to stay in Phoenix, where he has played the four seasons.

The 39-year-old Hill played in 80 games for the Suns in 2010-11, starting all of them. He averaged 13.2 points, 4.2 rebounds and shot 48% from the field while consistently drawing the defensive assignment on the opposition's best player.

In four years with the Suns, Hill has missed only 16 of a possible 328 regular season games. The previous six season Hill spent in Orlando were punctuated with serious injury problems allowing him to play in only 200 of a possible 492 regular season games.


12-09-2011, 01:25 PM
Grant Hill has agreed to a one-year contract with the Suns worth $6.5 million.

Hill was in talks with several other teams, but decided to remain with the franchise that helped revitalize his career.


12-09-2011, 01:26 PM
just realized there was a thread for it. merge please

12-09-2011, 01:29 PM
So happy! I'm sure this means Nash is staying, unless we deal Nash + Hill later on in the season.

12-09-2011, 01:30 PM
Glad he didnt take the Battier route.

Much respect to Grant.

Raps18-19 Champ
12-09-2011, 01:30 PM
A lot of money going his way.