Saturday, December 6, 2008
Tau released Hite
Tau Baskonia released Robert Hite(1.88-SG/SF) that was signed only for a month's contract in order to replace the injured Pete Mickeal(1.99-SF/PF).
Hite had a short pass through the magical world of the NBA playing briefly for New Jersey, Miami and Phoenix that released him during the pre-season. He graduated from the University of Miami in 2006 and didn't make it in the draft. He averaged 16.4 points 5.8 rebounds and 1.4 assists in 34 games in his last season. He also played for Galatasaray in Europe where he averaged 16 points 4.5 rebounds and 1.4 assists in 15 games in the Uleb Cup.
Hite didn't get much playing time having played only 2 games in the Euroleague and 2 games in the ACB.