The Houston Rockets completed out their late-season roster strikes this week signing Cam Reynolds by means of the remainder of the common season.
Official: The #Rockets as we speak introduced they’ve signed guard Khyri Thomas to a multi-year contract along with signing ahead Cam Reynolds to a 10-day contract utilizing a hardship exception.
— Houston Rockets (@HoustonRockets) May 14, 2021
The 26-year-old Reynolds was with the San Antonio Spurs earlier within the season on a 10-day deal in March, enjoying briefly in three video games. Reynolds may get minutes resulting from Houston’s harm issues over the previous couple of weeks. He scored 4 factors on 2-2 capturing in a Rockets win over the Clippers on Friday evening.
Cam was undrafted in 2018 popping out of Tulane earlier than signing with the Sacramento Kings earlier than being reduce in coaching camp. In a while that season, he signed with the Minnesota Timberwolves the place he averaged 5 factors, 1.6 rebounds, and 0.7 assists in 19 video games.
Since then, Reynolds has toiled within the G-League for the final three years enjoying for the associates of the Kings, Bucks, and Spurs. His G-League averages are 15.3 factors, 4.6 rebounds, and 1.4 assists on 42.5 % capturing.
Reynolds mentioned his appreciation for the chance with Fox 26 Houston’s Marc Berman.
G/F Cam Reynolds (@CamoCinco) on signing together with his hometown #Rockets: “You all the time need to be a Houston Rocket coming from Houston, a child from Pearland” Cam is following within the footsteps of his dad,Billy, a 1977 Sonics draft decide: “He’s type of dwelling via me & I’m dwelling via him” pic.twitter.com/dX10Kb3WFq
— Mark Berman (@MarkBermanFox26) May 14, 2021
The Rockets will doubtless need to discover one other diamond in the rough like Armoni Brooks who can shoot from past the arc. For Reynolds, this signing may very well be an audition for coaching camp subsequent yr.