|Suns exercise option on Tucker, waive Hite|
|Written by Admin|
|Thursday, 23 October 2008 12:28|
Tucker, the Suns' first-round draft pick in 2007, split time as a rookie between the Suns and Albuquerque of the NBA Development League. He averaged 27.7 points and six rebounds in 21 games with Albuquerque.
The 6-foot-6 Tucker, the 29th pick overall, played collegiately at Wisconsin.
Hite averaged 7.7 points in six preseason games for Phoenix.