NBA Free Agent Signings: Butler, Battier, Brown, Oden

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Our resident NBA nerd David Kay is on vacation this week; in a much warmer place. However, being out of the country hasn’t stopped him from being on top of the news. He’s got a lot to say on what’s been going on with the league this week.

Los Angeles Clippers sign SF Caron Butler to 3-year, $24 million contract

It was no secret that the Clips were looking for an upgrade at small forward and they found their man in Butler.  He ruptured the patellar tendon in his right knee and is coming off major surgery but that happened nearly a year ago so he should be back to full strength.  Butler will provide L.A. with another perimeter to scorer to compliment Eric Gordon on the wing and Blake Griffin inside.

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