Rush was Golden State’s top reserve during the 2011-12 season before tearing the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee in the team’s 2012-13 home opener. He was traded to Utah last summer as part of a salary-shedding move that allowed the Warriors to sign Andre Iguodala.
General manager Reggie McKenzie announced the move Tuesday, three days before the first training camp practice in Napa.
With Tuesday’s announcement, San Francisco has all 11 of its draft picks signed. The former LSU safety had actually tweeted a photo from Instagram of him signing a contract last week.
The San Jose Sharks have re-signed forwards Andrew Desjardins and James Sheppard before they could become restricted free agents next month.
Two people with knowledge of the negotiations say the Oakland Athletics have agreed to sign shortstop Hiroyuki Nakajima of Japan’s Seibu Lions.
Rush agreed to an $8 million, two-year deal Tuesday to stay with the Golden State Warriors after becoming the team’s most reliable reserve last season.
The Oakland Raiders have signed quarterback Matt Leinart to a contract to back up Carson Palmer.
Once they put him on the 40-man roster, the A’s only must pay Inge a prorated portion of the $480,000 minimum—or about $412,000 — of the $5,308,743 he was owed when released by Detroit on Thursday.
The Washington Redskins moved aggressively in the first minutes of free agency Tuesday to find some targets for Robert Griffin III, agreeing to terms with former 49er Josh Morgan and Pierre Garcon while pursuing Eddie Royal.
The San Jose Earthquakes have signed two-time MLS leading goal scorer Chris Wondolowski to a new contract.