(CBS) The Bulls have signed wing Justin Holiday to a two-year deal, according to multiple reports.
This will be the 28-year-old Holiday’s second stint with the team, as he came to the Bulls in February 2016 in a trade deadline move and played out the rest of that season in Chicago. Holiday then spent a year with the Knicks, averaging 7.7 points and 2.7 rebounds in 20.0 minutes per game last season. He shot 35.5 percent from 3-point range.
The deal is worth a reported $9 million. Holiday will likely compete for a spot on Chicago’s second unit.
The Bulls have been quiet players in free agency, as expected after they began a rebuild. The re-signed big man Cris Felicio to a four-year deal. Chicago also hopes to bring back power forward Nikola Mirotic, who’s a restricted free agent.