NJ Nets sign F Andre Emmett to 10-day contract

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EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) -- The New Jersey Nets have signed forward Andre Emmett from the NBA D-League's Reno Bighorns to a 10-day contract.

Nets general manager Billy King announced the signing Tuesday, saying the team waived injured guard Keith Bogans to make room on the roster.

Emmett is currently ranked second in the D-League with a 23.7 scoring average. The 6-foot 5 Texas Tech product is shooting .531 from the field and .459 from 3-point range.

Emmett was drafted by Seattle in the second round of the 2004 NBA Draft. He played in eight games for the Memphis Grizzlies in 2004-05.

Bogans had surgery on Monday to repair a torn deltoid ligament and a broken left ankle. He played in five games for New Jersey, averaging, 4.2 points and 2.2 rebounds.