Skip to main content

Knicks latest to bring in big man Thabeet for workout

Free agent center Hasheem Thabeet is working out for the New York Knicks this week following workouts with the Milwaukee Bucks and Denver Nuggets, a source told Ben Stinar of Amico Hoops.

Per Stinar's source, Thabeet will work out for the Bucks again next month.

Thabeet, 32, is 7-foot-3 and was drafted by the Memphis Grizzlies with the No. 2 overall pick in 2009. He has also spent time with the Houston Rockets and Portland Trail Blazers, and last played in the NBA with the Oklahoma City Thunder in 2013-14.

"Thabeet spent this past year transforming his body and he has heard from multiple NBA teams that he is in great shape,” Stinar reported.

Scroll to Continue

Read More

Thabeet carries NBA career averages of 2.2 points and 2.7 rebounds. He has also played in the G-League with the Grand Rapids Drive and in Japan.