Dwayne Jones Assigned to Thunderbirds

CLEVELAND, Mar. 23rd– The Cleveland Cavaliers have assigned forward/center Dwayne Jones to the Albuquerque Thunderbirds of the NBA Development League, Cavaliers General Manager Danny Ferry announced today.

Jones has played in four games for the Cavaliers this season and has grabbed six rebounds in 18 total minutes. He was acquired by the Cavaliers on Oct. 13 from Boston.

Jones played in 26 games last season with the Florida Flame of the D-League. He led the NBDL in rebounds per game (11.7) and offensive rebounds per game (4.5) while ranking second in blocks per game (2.04) to go along with 8.9 points in 31.1 minutes.

The Thunderbirds are the D-League Affiliate for the Cavaliers, Indiana Pacers and Phoenix Suns.