Suns ink second-rounder Griffin

Updated: August 18, 2009, 10:26 AM ET
Associated Press

PHOENIX -- The Phoenix Suns have signed second-round pick Taylor Griffin to a contract.

Griffin, the older brother of first overall pick Blake Griffin, averaged 9.6 points and 5.8 rebounds as a senior at Oklahoma. Terms of the deal Monday were not disclosed.

The forward averaged 6.2 points, 3 rebounds and one steal in five games for the Suns in the Las Vegas Summer League.


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