MB grad Sessions waived during 11th NBA season

For the first time since his high school days at Myrtle Beach, Ramon Sessions is out of basketball – at least for the time being.

The New York Knicks requested waivers on the veteran point guard Saturday, sidelining Sessions’ NBA career in the middle of his 11th season. He is currently awaiting word from an other NBA team that might be interested in his services.

Sessions agreed to a one-year deal for the veteran’s minimum of $2.3 million before the season. He has seen his role diminish in recent weeks and his production has dropped to 3.7 points and 2.1 assists in 13 games for the Knicks this season – well below his career average of 10.6 points, 4.1 assists and 23.7 minutes.

The Knicks signed guard Trey Burke from their G League team ahead of Sunday’s home game against the New Orleans Pelicans to fill the roster spot vacated by Sessions.

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