14 Feb 2019, 03:56 IST
Enes Kanter has joined the Portland Path Blazers for the remainder of the NBA season.
The 26-year-old middle was launched by the New York Knicks after the commerce deadline final week and sealed a take care of the Path Blazers on Wednesday.
Kanter posted on Twitter: “I’m happy to announce that I’ve signed with the Portland Path Blazers for the rest of the season.
“I stay up for serving to the Blazers obtain the last word purpose of competing for the championship.
“Excited to fulfill my new team-mates, coaches and workers and most significantly the followers. It’s a blessing to proceed to compete on the highest stage! Let’s go Rip Metropolis.”
— Enes Kanter (@Enes_Kanter) February 13, 2019
Portland inked Kanter to a four-year, $70 million provide sheet when he was a restricted free agent in July 2015, however the Oklahoma Metropolis Thunder stored him after matching the deal.
Kanter was then despatched to New York as a part of the Carmelo Anthony commerce in September 2017.
He averaged 14.four factors and 10.5 rebounds in 44 video games for the Knicks this season earlier than he was waived.
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