Leandro Barbosa to stay with Phoenix Suns for rest of season

Barbosa to stay with Suns for rest of season
© Getty Images
Forward Leandro Barbosa signs a contract to keep him with the Phoenix Suns for the rest of the season following a 10-day spell with the side.

Leandro Barbosa has signed a contract with the Phoenix Suns for the rest of the 2013-14 NBA season.

The forward initially joined the team on a 10-day contract earlier this month following Eric Bledsoe's knee injury.

The 31-year-old has averaged 8.7 points per game in his nine games with the team.

Barbosa started his career with the Suns, before spells with the Toronto Raptors, Indiana Pacers and Boston Celtics.

Boston Celtics' Leandro Barbosa in action against Denver Nuggets on February 10, 2013
Read Next:
Barbosa agrees short-term Suns contract
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole