Gerald Green set to play for the Vipers
EDINBURG, Texas (ValleyCentral) — Gerald Green, 12-year NBA veteran, announced that he is coming out of retirement to play for the RGV Vipers.Brownsville Veterans Beats Donna 75-49 in Girls Basketball
Green previously announced his retirement in October 2021 and joined the Houston Rockets coaching staff as a player development coach.
Before retiring, Green had two stints with the Rockets from 2017-2019 where he played in 114 games.
Over his 12-year career, Green has made 118 starts of 658 games played, 6,412 points, 1,639 rebounds, 596 assists, 199 blocks, and 335 steals, the Vipers said in a release.
Green started his NBA career with the Boston Celtics when he was drafted 18th overall in the 2005 NBA Draft.UTRGV Women’s Basketball to face No. 9 Longhorns
The Vipers play the first game of the regular season on Jan. 8 against the Texas Legends.Copyright 2022 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.