The San Antonio Spurs have signed Robert Vaden according to the team’s official website.
— San Antonio Spurs (@spurs) October 24, 2014
Robert Vaden, a 6-foot-5 shooting guard and small forward, last played for Belgian team Belfius Mons-Hainaut. During his stint in Belgium, Vaden averaged 11.8 points and 3.0 rebounds on 46.5% shooting from the field and 43.2% from deep.
Robert Vaden has also played for the D-League team the Tulsa 66ers on two seperate occassions. During his 81 games in the NBA D-League, Vaden has averaged 11.5 points, 2.5 rebounds and 2.3 assists in 29.8 minutes.
Robert Vaden. a 2009 second round draft pick, played collegiately at Indiana University and UAB. The Indiana native has also played for Telekom Baskets Bonn of Germany, BK SPU Nitra of Slovakia and Aget Imola of Italy.
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This latest move, along with the San Antonio’s recent signing of Fuquan Edwin, pushes the roster back to 18 total players after the Spurs waived Bryce Cotton and Josh Davis yesterday.
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