Montross hasn't played since breaking a bone in his left foot
while stepping over a child safety gate at his home in the spring
"The injury that I have sustained cannot be addressed
satisfactorily to get me back onto the court," the 7-foot,
270-pound Montross said in a statement.
The 31-year-old Montross averaged 4.5 points and 4.6 rebounds in
eight NBA seasons.
Montross played with six teams in the NBA -- Boston, Dallas, New
Jersey, Philadelphia, Detroit and Toronto. He enjoyed a stellar
collegiate career at the North Carolina and helped the Tar Heels to
the NCAA title in his junior season.