Carlos Delfino's Contract With Rockets Is For $3 Million Per Season

The numbers are officially in for Carlos Delfino's deal with the Rockets. The veteran forward signed for $3 million, with next year's team option also being of the $3 million variety, according to Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle.

Delfino, who just finished up representing Argentina in the Olympics, is a 40% field goal shooter who has averaged 7.7 points, 3.6 rebounds and 1.7 assists over his seven-year career.

While still only 29, Delfino seems to be slowly be on the decline after taking a dip in nearly every statistical category during his final year with the Milwaukee Bucks. The Rockets certainly could use his experience though, as the competition at his position right now comes from three rookies: Jeremy Lamb, Royce White and Terrence Jones.

The Rockets cut second-year forward Josh Harrellson in a corresponding roster move, according to Feigen. Harrellson averaged 4.4 points and 3.9 rebounds in his 37 games with the New York Knicks last season.

For all your Houston Rockets news, head over to the Dream Shake.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Spinner

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.