March 26, 2019 / 9:35 PM / 3 months ago

Raptors sign veteran G Meeks

FILE PHOTO: Los Angeles Lakers guard Jodie Meeks inserts a mouth guard during the fourth quarter of their NBA game against the New York Knicks in New York December 13, 2012. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

The Toronto Raptors signed veteran guard Jodie Meeks on Tuesday.

Terms were not disclosed. According to multiple reports, the deal is for the remainder of the season.

Meeks, 31, originally signed a 10-day contract with Toronto on Feb. 20 and has appeared in two games, averaging 7.5 points and 2.0 rebounds.

In 533 career games (204 starts) with seven NBA teams, Meeks has averaged 9.3 points, 2.1 rebounds and 1.1 assists.

He was a second-round pick by the Milwaukee Bucks in 2009 and enjoyed his best season in 2013-14 with the Los Angeles Lakers, averaging 15.7 points with 111 steals and 162 3-pointers — all career highs.

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