Blatche agrees to deal to stay with Nets

Updated: July 1, 2013, 11:15 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Andray Blatche will return as a backup in the Brooklyn Nets' soon-to-be upgraded frontcourt.

The 6-foot-11 forward-center has agreed to a multiyear deal with the Nets, his agent says Monday. Blatche appeared in all 82 games last season, his first with the team, averaging 10.3 points.

Blatche will provide minutes behind All-Star center Brook Lopez and Kevin Garnett, who will come from Boston along with Paul Pierce in a deal that was agreed to on draft night, but can't be ...

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