Jaron Blossomgame signs with Cavaliers
|Tuesday, December 4, 2018, 10:03 AM- -|
The Cleveland Cavaliers announced Monday that they have signed forward Jaron Blossomgame to a two-way contract.
Blossomgame has played in 10 games in the NBA G League this season with the Austin Spurs and the Canton Charge averaging 20.9 points, 7.5 rebounds, and 2.4 assists in 32.6 minutes per game.
With Canton, he has appeared in four games and averaged 16.8 points on .511 shooting, 7.3 rebounds and 1.0 blocks in 26.9 minutes per game.
He spent the last year with the Austin Toros and the Las Vegas Summer League. During the NBGL regular season, he averaged a team-leading 16.5 points, 8.2 rebounds (most on the team), and 1.4 assists per game.
In the Summer league, the 6-foot-7 forward averaged 13.0 points and a team-high 7.6 rebounds in 25.8 minutes per game.
The San Antonio Spurs selected the 6-7 forward out of Clemson with the 29th overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft.
He finished his four-year Clemson career with 87 games in double figures in scoring, and 32 games with at least 20 points, both of which are top-10 totals in school history. He finished his career ranked fifth in Clemson record books with 1,733 points and eighth with 831 rebounds. He is one of only three players in Tiger history, along with Trevor Booker and Elden Campbell, to post at least 1,700 points and 800 rebounds in a career.