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Emporio Armani Milano announces the signing for the coming season of Malik Hairston. The American small forward comes from Montepaschi Siena with whom he has played his only season in Europe. With Montepaschi, Hairston averaged 10.3ppg in Serie A in 15 games and 8.6ppg in Euroleague.
Malik Hairston is again a member of Montepaschi Siena. The Italian club has officially announced a new agreement with the 23-year-old American guard, who was released weeks ago due to a disc problem. Hairston, former player of the San Antonio Spurs, is currently recovering from his injury in Siena, and expects to play his first game at the end of October.
Just a month ago after signing Malik Hairston, Montepaschi Siena has decided to terminate his contract. The 23-year-old American guard, who arrived from the San Antonio Spurs, is suffering a disc problem that doesn’t allow him to play normally. Hairston, though, will continue his rehabilitation in Siena, and the Italian club could considerate to re-sign him with new contract conditions.
With an opportunity to make guaranteed money for two seasons with the Italian League’s defending champion, Spurs swingman Malik Hairston asked the team to release him from the final, non-guaranteed season of his contract. Having signed free-agent swingman Gary Neal to a three-year contract last week, the Spurs on Thursday complied with the request. “We valued Malik and had invested a lot in him, but this is an excellent opportunity for him and we were happy to honor his request,” said Spurs general manager R.C. Buford. Hairston must clear NBA waivers before he can sign a two-year deal with Montepaschi Siena, winner of the past four Italian League titles.
Malik Hairston will continue his career in Italy. Montepaschi Siena has officially announced the signing of the 23-year-old American guard to a two- year contract. Hairston arrives to the current Italian champion after playing during since 2008 for the San Antonio Spurs, being assigned to the D- League team, the Austin Toros, several times. Last season, Hairston averaged 2.1 points and 1.0 rebounds per game for the Spurs