|Mar. 6 1:41 PM PT2:41 PM MT3:41 PM CT4:41 PM ET21:41 GMT5:41 2:41 PM MST4:41 PM EST1:41 UAE (+1)22:4116:41 ET3:41 PM CT20:41 - The Sacramento Kings have signed forward Royce White to a 10-day contract. Thursday. White was drafted 16th overall by Houston in 2012 but never played for the Rockets after the sides couldn't find common ground on how to treat his anxiety disorder, which includes a fear of flying.
Analysis: The Kings are in the midst of a six-game road trip. It is unknown if White's fear of flying will prevent him from joining the team or playing for Sacramento.
|July 5 5:16 PM PT6:16 PM MT7:16 PM CT8:16 PM ET0:16 GMT8:16 5:16 PM MST7:16 PM EST4:16 UAE (+1)02:1620:16 ET7:16 PM CT23:16 - A person familiar with the deal tells The Associated Press the Philadelphia 76ers have acquired the rights to White.
Analysis: The 76ers also acquired the rights to 2012 draft pick Furkan Aldemir. The Sixers will send Houston future considerations. White was a first-round pick (16th overall) last summer and never played for the Rockets. The 6-foot-8 White was on the inactive list as he worked on an arrangement with the team to balance his acknowledged anxiety disorder with the demands of the NBA schedule.