DeJon Jarreau Indicators Two-Means Contract With the Indiana Pacers
The Indiana Pacers have signed guard DeJon Jarreau to a two-way contract by way of NBA.com. To make room for Jarreau, the staff waived heart Amida Brimah.
Jarreau initially performed on the Miami Warmth’s Summer time League staff and averaged a sturdy stat line of 11.6 factors, 6.6 rebounds, 5.eight assists and 1.four steals per recreation in Las Vegas. His close to triple double efficiency in opposition to the Atlanta Hawks confirmed his skillset as a playmaker.
With the uncertainty of what sort of contract the Warmth was going to supply (Exhibit 10 or two-way), Dejon took the safer supply from Indiana. If Jarreau makes the opening evening roster, he’ll be eligible to spend 45 days with the Pacers throughout the season until the staff restructures the deal.
Jarreau completed his school profession taking part in three seasons on the College of Houston after transferring from the College of Massachusetts. Jarreau was the American Athletic Convention Defensive Participant of the 12 months and was named the 2021 NCAA Event Midwest Regional Most Excellent Participant when he helped lead Houston to the Ultimate 4 in Indianapolis.
By buying and selling Aaron Vacation throughout the NBA Draft for the rights to the 22nd decide, Isaiah Jackson, the Pacers discovered themselves in want for an additional ball-handler behind Malcolm Brogdon and T.J. McConnell. With Caris LeVert and Edmond Sumner additionally thought of as choices, Jarreau may very well be getting priceless time within the G-League.