Free agent guard Baker signs with CSKA Moscow

Free- gent guard Ron Baker was waived by both the Knicks and Wizards last season.

Free agent guard Ron Baker has officially signed with Russian club CSKA Moscow, as relayed by Emiliano Carchia of Sportando.

Baker had been contemplating offers from both CSKA Moscow and the Brooklyn Nets. He underwent surgery for a torn labrum in February.

Baker is 6-foot-4 and was signed by the Washington Wizards on Dec. 19 after being released by the New York Knicks earlier last season. He was waived by the Wizards on Jan. 7.

Baker just completed his third season and and did not score a point in four appearances with the Wizards. He averaged 1.3 points in 11 appearances with the Knicks in 2018-19.