Point guard Jordan Farmar will try to revitalize his career in Israel, as he has signed a deal with Maccabi Tel Aviv per Sportando and the team's Twitter account. Farmar was released by the Clippers in mid-January after averaging 4.6 points on 38.6 percent shooting in 36 games.
NBA free-agent Jordan Farmar has signed with Turkish club Darussafaka, Eurobasket.com reports. Farmar was released by the Clippers in mid-January after averaging 4.6 points on 38.6 percent shooting in 36 games.
The Clippers have released guard Jordan Farmar, the team announced. Farmar said he wasn't surprised when he was told of his release. "I was surprised that it got to this, but yet it became mutual," Farmar said. "I just never felt I had a real role. We talked in the off season about what my job was going to be." Farmar played in 36 games for the Clippers this season, averaging 4.6 points and 1.9 assists. "The opportunity just wasn't the same. It was never time for me to really ever get going and feel comfortable and feel like I had a place on the team," Farmar said.
The Clippers are expected to either trade or waive veteran guard Jordan Farmar, a source told Dan Woike of Orange County Register on Wednesday. Marc Stein of ESPN is reporting that Los Angeles will waive Farmar. Farmar was held out of Wednesday's win over Portland due to coach's decision. He's averaging 4.6 points, 1.9 rebounds and 1.2 assists per contest through 36 games.
The Clippers are on the verge of acquiring Celtics guard Austin Rivers on Thursday, a source told the Los Angeles Times. ESPN's Marc Stein is reporting Phoenix is emerging as a third team invloved in the trade talks. The Suns appear to want Reggie Bullock, but the Clippers are hesitant. Clippers guard Jordan Farmar will reportedly not be one of the players invloved in the trade, sources told the Boston Herald. The Celtics recently acquired Rivers in a trade with the Pelicans. In 35 games, Rivers is averaging 6.8 points and 2.5 assists.
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