Free-agent forward Brown signs with Sixers

Sam Amico

Free-agent forward Anthony Brown has signed with the Philadelphia 76ers, the team announced in a press release Wednesday.

According to ESPN salary-cap expert Bobby Marks, Brown will receive an Exhibit 10 contract, or a one-year deal for the league minimum.

Brown is 6-foot-7 and has spent time with the Los Angeles Lakers, Orlando Magic and New Orleans Pelicans. He appeared in one game for the Minnesota Timberwolves last season.

Overall, he has appeared in 41 career NBA games, averaging 3.9 points and 2.5 rebounds.

Brown spent the majority of his time in the G-League last season, where he played for the Iowa Wolves and posted averages of 18.9 points, 4.8 rebounds and 3.7 assists.

He was originally selected by the Lakers with the No. 34 overall pick in the 2015 draft. A year later, the Erie BayHawks made Brown the top overall selection of the G-League draft.