The Oklahoma City Thunder has signed rookie forward Grant Jerrett for the remainder of the season.
Jerrett, the 40th overall pick in last year’s draft, has played the entire season in the NBA Development League with the Thunder-owned Tulsa 66ers. In 27 games with the 66ers, Jerrett has averaged 15.1 points and 6.1 rebounds in 29.3 minutes.
A 6-foot-10 sharpshooting power forward...
The Oklahoma City Thunder have signed forward Grant Jerrett to a contract. Jerrett (6-10, 232) joins the Thunder after spending the past season with the Tulsa 66ers where he appeared in 27 games (25 starts) and averaged 15.1 points and 6.1 rebounds in 29.3 minutes per game. The Thunder secured the rights to Jerrett on draft night after he was selected by the Portland Trail Blazers...
Grant Jerrett will sign a deal and start the season with the Tulsa 66ers, the Oklahoma City Thunder's NBA D-League affiliate.
The move will allow the Thunder to keep the rights of their second round pick in this year's NBA draft.
Jerrett was not at the Thunder's media day or the team's early practices.
September 30, 2013
The Oklahoma City Thunder defeated the Indiana Pacers 76-68 in Summer League play on Sunday.
Dwight Buycks had 12 points and 13 assists, while Jeremy Lamb had 14 points and six rebounds. Grant Jerrett had 17 points on 6-for-9 shooting.
Miles Plumlee had nine points, nine rebounds and six blocks. Orlando Johnson had 17 points, but shot just 4-for-13 from the floor.