Kings to sign Thompson after waiving Mika, Pineiro

Former Sixers forward Hollis Thompson is reportedly signing with the Kings.

The Sacramento Kings have waived center Eric Mika and forward Isaiah Pineiro, the team announced in a news release.

According to Jason Jones of The Athletic, they will now sign veteran small forward Hollis Thompson to a partially guaranteed contract.

Thompson, 28, is 6-foot-8 and most recently appeared in the NBA in 2017 with the New Orleans Pelicans. He has also spent time with the Philadelphia 76ers and in the G League, and played last season overseas.

Mika, 24, is 6-10 and signed an Exhibit 10 contract in August. He went undrafted out of BYU in 2017 and signed an Exhibit 10 deal with the Kings in August.

Pineiro is 6-7 and has spent time with the Puerto Rican national team. He went undrafted out of San Diego in June.