The New Orleans Pelicans have reached agreements to sign free agent forwards Vernon Macklin and Kevin Jones to non-guaranteed deals for training camp, league sources told RealGM.
Macklin rejected several overseas deals to attend the Pelicans’ camp. He averaged two points and almost two rebounds in 23 games with the Detroit Pistons in 2011-12. Macklin was a second round pick of...
September 08, 2014
Former Cavaliers forward Kevin Jones has signed with San Miguel in the ASEAN Basketball League in Southeast Asia, according to multiple reports.
Jones, who was not resigned by the Cavs after last season, had spent all of this season with the Canton Charge -- the Cavs' affiliate in the NBA D-League.
Cavs acting general manager David Griffin congratulated Jones via his Twitter account...
Kevin Jones will sign with San Miguel Beermen in the Philippines for the remainder of the season, a league source tells RealGM.
Jones was playing for the Canton Charge of the D-League, averaging 16.9 points and 8.0 rebounds in 30.5 minutes per game.
Jones appeared in 32 games with the Cleveland Cavaliers in the 12-13 season.
The Canton Charge defeated the Austin Toros, 98-90, at the Canton Memorial Civic Center on Tuesday night. The fifth-straight home win improves Canton's mark 11-2 at the Civic Center and 18-10 overall, while Austin dropped to 11-16.
After a back and forth start to the game that featured nine lead changes and two ties, the Charge offense began to heat up. Canton hit their final seven...
Canton Charge forward Kevin Jones (6-8, 260, West Virginia) has been selected to participate in the 2014 NBA Development League All-Star Game in New Orleans on February 15, the league announced today. Jones will play for the "Futures" team, helmed by Canton Charge Head Coach Steve Hetzel, Assistant Coaches Jordi Fernandez, James Posey and Nate Reinking as well as Head Athletic Trainer...
Canton Charge press release:
A late swing in momentum saw the Canton Charge fall to the Springfield Armor, 110-103, at the MassMutual Center on Friday night. Canton is now 12-8 overall this season and 9-5 in the East Division play, while the Armor improved to 6-14.
Both squads got off to a hot start shooting from the get-go, hitting over 50% of attempts from the field in the first...