J.R. Reid heads back overseas

Tar Heel graduate J.R. Reid is headed for his 13th pro basketball season (11 in the NBA) after signing with Strasbourg IG (France, Pro-A), as reported by telebasket.com.

Reid, 33, was released by the Cleveland Cavaliers on January 2, 2001, after averaging 1.7 ppg in only 6 games and spending time on the injured list.

Reid previously played in France during 1996-97, when he starred for PSG-Racing (France, Pro-A champs).

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