|Hornets sign free agent Peterson|
|Written by Admin|
|Monday, 23 July 2007 12:17|
``Morris was our top free agent target this summer, so this is an exciting day for the team and our fans,'' Hornets general manager Jeff Bower said in a statement. ``He is a reliable veteran scorer who can stretch the defense with his 3-point range, which is exactly the role we were looking to fill.''
Peterson averaged 8.9 points and 3.3 rebounds in 71 games last season with the Raptors.