The Indiana Pacers have signed guard DeJon Jarreau to a two-way contract via NBA.com. To make room for Jarreau, the staff waived heart Amida Brimah.
Jarreau initially performed on the Miami Warmth’s Summer season League staff and averaged a strong stat line of 11.6 factors, 6.6 rebounds, 5.8 assists and 1.4 steals per recreation in Las Vegas. His close to triple double efficiency towards 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 night time roster, he’ll be eligible to spend 45 days with the Pacers through the season until the staff restructures the deal.
Jarreau completed his school profession enjoying three seasons on the College of Houston after transferring from the College of Massachusetts. Jarreau was the American Athletic Convention Defensive Participant of the Yr and was named the 2021 NCAA Match Midwest Regional Most Excellent Participant when he helped lead Houston to the Remaining 4 in Indianapolis.
By buying and selling Aaron Vacation through the NBA Draft for the rights to the twenty second decide, Isaiah Jackson, the Pacers discovered themselves in want for one more ball-handler behind Malcolm Brogdon and T.J. McConnell. With Caris LeVert and Edmond Sumner additionally thought-about as choices, Jarreau may very well be getting invaluable time within the G-League.