Thunder sign free agent guard Ivey

Updated: July 21, 2010, 8:07 PM ET
Associated Press

OKLAHOMA CITY -- The Oklahoma City Thunder have signed free agent Royal Ivey to add depth to their backcourt.

General manager Sam Presti announced Wednesday that Oklahoma City had signed the 6-foot-4 guard, who has averaged 3.6 points in six NBA seasons with Atlanta, Milwaukee and Philadelphia.

Presti says Ivey will bring a defensive mentality, competitive nature and professionalism to the team.

Terms of the deal were not disclosed.


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