It took him a few years, but former North Carolina Tar Heels shooting guard Reggie Bullock appears to have found his NBA home.
On Monday, Bullock signed a two-year deal worth $5 million to stay with the Detroit Pistons, according to Shams Charania of The Vertical.
Free agent Reggie Bullock has agreed to a two-year, $5M deal to re-sign with the Detroit Pistons, league sources tell The Vertical.
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) July 11, 2017
The 26-year-old played three seasons at North Carolina, averaging 9.9 points, 5.0 rebounds, and 1.9 shots made from 3-point range in 100 games. During his junior season, he averaged 13.9 points, 2.5 3-pointers, 6.5 rebounds and 2.9 assists per game. Bullock finished in the top 3 on his team in all three categories that year and helped North Carolina advance to the second round of the NCAA Tournament in 2013.
The Los Angeles Clippers selected Bullock 25th overall in the first round of the 2013 NBA Draft. He played a season and a half for the Clippers before they traded him to the Phoenix Suns in January 2015. He played the last two seasons with the Pistons.
In his NBA career, Bullock has averaged 3.0 points and 1.6 rebounds per game. Last season, he posted 4.5 points and 2.1 rebounds in 31 games, including five starts. He has shot 42.9 percent with the Pistons.