The Charlotte Bobcats signed forward/center Melvin Ely on Wednesday. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.

The eight-year veteran spent last season with Denver and over 30 games he averaged 2.3 points and 2.5 rebounds in 12.2 minutes.

He has played in 373 games with the Clippers, Bobcats, Spurs and Hornets and have averaged 5.3 points and 3.3 rebounds in 16 minutes per game.