Multiple years into his NBA career, former Michigan forward Glenn Robinson III is heading back to Michigan.
This time, however, professionally with the Detroit Pistons. Robinson and Detroit agreed to a two-year, $8.3 million deal Sunday afternoon.
Correction: $4 million both years. Team option second year. https://t.co/EipJMWnbaK— Marc J. Spears (@MarcJSpearsESPN) July 1, 2018
Robinson played for the Wolverines from 2012-14 before departing to the NBA Draft. He was drafted by the Minnesota Timberwolves in the second round (40th overall) of the 2014 NBA Draft.
After playing 25 games for the Timberwolves, he was traded to Philadelphia where he played 10 games for the 76ers. He would spend the next the three seasons with the Indiana Pacers, where he played in 137 games.
For his NBA career, he has averaged 4.4 points, 2.3 rebounds and 0.6 assists in 14.7 minutes per game (172 games).
He started 76 games over his two seasons in Ann Arbor. He averaged 12 points, 4.9 rebounds and 1.1 assists in 33 minutes per contest. He helped the Wolverines to a national title runner-up and Elite Eight appearance.