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Report: Brooklyn Nets Signing Former Kentucky Star Archie Goodwin To 2-Year Deal

Former Kentucky guard Archie Goodwin has found a new home in the NBA.

According to The Vertical's Shams Charania, the Brooklyn Nets are about to sign Goodwin to a two-year contract, covering the rest of this season and next year.

Goodwin has played under a pair of 10-day contracts with the Nets, the second of which expires today.

In seven games with the Nets, Goodwin has averaged 6.6 points, 1.9 assists and 1.6 rebounds while shooting 57 percent from the field and 75 percent from the free throw line. He also appeared in three games with the New Orleans Pelicans earlier this season.

Goodwin played his first three pro campaigns with the Phoenix Suns, averaging 6.2 points and 2.0 rebounds over 150 games (15 starts).

In his lone season at Kentucky (2012-13), Goodwin produced led the Wildcats in scoring with 14.1 points per game, while adding 4.6 rebounds and 2.7 assists per contest.