Report: Jermaine O'Neal to join Phoenix Suns

Saturday August 11th, 2012

Six-time All-Star Jermaine O'Neal agreed to a one-year deal with the Phoenix Suns. (Dan Lippitt/NBA/Getty Images)

Free-agent forward Jermaine O'Neal has agreed to terms with the Phoenix Suns, the Arizona Republic reports.

Financial terms were not disclosed, but the Suns had been offering a one-year deal worth the league minimum.

An oft-injured six-time All-Star, O'Neal played with the Boston Celtics the past two seasons, only playing in 49 games.  Last season, he started 24 games averaging five points and 5.4 rebounds a game. He underwent surgery on his left wrist in March.

O'Neal, 33, has averaged 13.7 points and 7.4 rebounds for his career.

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