PHILADELPHIA - Philadelphia 76ers President and 1988 Duke graduate Billy King announced today that the team has re-signed restricted free agent forward Shavlik Randolph. Per team policy, terms of the contract are not disclosed.
Randolph will join the Sixers free agents and rookies in the Sixers 2006 Summer Mini-Camp, and he will participate in the Rocky Mountain Revue Summer League from July 14-21 in Salt Lake City, Utah.
In his rookie NBA season, Randolph, a 6-foot-10, 240-pound forward from Duke, averaged 2.3 points and 2.3 rebounds in 8.5 minutes per game in 57 games (1 start). Randolph set career-highs in points last season with 10 versus Milwaukee on Dec. 7, and in rebounds with 13 on Feb. 25 versus Chicago. He also pulled down a team-leading 10-plus rebounds off the bench in back-to-back games versus Atlanta (12/14, 12 reb) and versus Miami (12/16, 10 reb). Undrafted by an NBA franchise, Randolph originally signed with the Sixers as a free agent on August 5, 2005.