HoopsHype Aaron Brooks rumors

March 5, 2013 Updates

Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey announced today that the team has signed free agent guard Aaron Brooks. To open a roster spot, the Rockets recalled from Rio Grande Valley and then waived forward Tyler Honeycutt. Brooks returns to Houston where he spent the first three-and-a-half seasons of his career. Brooks (6-0, 161, Oregon) has averaged 11.8 points and 3.5 assists in 318 career games (149 starts) with Houston, Phoenix and Sacramento. Waived by Sacramento on Mar. 1, 2013, Brooks averaged 8.0 points and 2.3 assists in 20.8 minutes per game over 46 contests (20 starts) with the Kings this season. He joined Sacramento after spending the 2011-12 campaign with the Guangdong Southern Tigers of the Chinese Basketball Association, where he was named a CBA All-Star and took Guangdong to the CBA 2012 Finals. NBA.com

The Houston Rockets and free agent guard Aaron Brooks have reached a verbal agreement on a contract. "I haven't signed anything yet, but I have a verbal agreement," Brooks said in an interview with FOX 26 Sports. "It feels good. It feels weird too." FOX 26 Sports

March 4, 2013 Updates
March 2, 2013 Updates
March 1, 2013 Updates
February 21, 2013 Updates
November 27, 2012 Updates

Kings guard Aaron Brooks was fined $25,000 by the NBA for throwing his mouthpiece into the stands after the Kings lost at Utah on Friday. The fine was announced Monday after the Kings' media availability, so Brooks was not available for comment. Brooks was frustrated after the Kings blew a 13-point lead in the fourth quarter and fell 104-102. He thought he was fouled by Jamaal Tinsley on a drive with 14.9 seconds to play, but there was no call, and Tinsley was credited with a steal. Sacramento Bee

November 14, 2012 Updates

Any rumor missing? E-mail us at   hoopshype@hoopshype.com.