PRESCOTT VALLEY, Ariz. – The Northern Arizona Suns announced today that they have activated four-year NBA veteran forward Hollis Thompson.
The NAZ Suns acquired the returning player rights to Thompson in a four-player trade on Monday. The Suns roster now stands at 13 players.
Thompson has played four years in the NBA, averaging 7.7 points and 3.1 rebounds in 265 regular season games with the Philadelphia 76ers and New Orleans Pelicans. He’s also played two years in the NBA G League, most recently averaging 14.4 points on 48.6 percent shooting (43.9 percent from three-point range) and 4.9 rebounds in 16 games for the Austin Spurs in 2016-17.
Thompson will first be available on Wednesday against the Windy City Bulls at 8:30 p.m. MT at the 2018 MGM Resorts NBA G League Winter Showcase in Las Vegas. Wednesday’s game will be televised on ESPNU.