Dan Gadzuric

New York Knicks Senior Vice President, Basketball Operations and Interim General Manager Glen Grunwald announced today that the team has signed free agent center Dan Gadzuric and waived guard/forward Bill Walker.

Gadzuric, 6-11, 240-pounds, holds career averages of 4.7 points, on .500 shooting from the field, 4.4 rebounds, 0.85 blocks and 14.8 minutes in 525 games (164 starts) over nine NBA seasons with Milwaukee, Golden State and New Jersey. He appeared in 12 games for Texas Legends of the NBA Development League this season, averaging 12.0 points, on .531 shooting, 11.3 rebounds and 1.00 blocks over 25.7 minutes.

The Netherlands-native was originally selected by the Milwaukee Bucks following a four-year career at UCLA in the second round (34th overall) of 2002 NBA Draft.

Walker, 6-6, 235-pounds, averaged 5.9 points, 2.5 rebounds and 19.4 minutes over 32 games (eight starts) this season for New York. He was originally acquired from Boston, with Eddie House and J.R. Giddens, in exchange for Nate Robinson and Marcus Landry on Feb. 18, 2010.