Canton Charge 2013-14 Training Camp Roster
The Canton Charge 2013-14 training camp roster currently consists of 12 players with various collegiate and professional backgrounds acquired through the 2013 NBA Development League Draft, returning players, trades, open tryouts and the affiliate player rule.
Canton have five returning players in training camp, the largest number in franchise history. Antoine Agudio, Jorge Gutierrez and Kevin Jones were all with the Charge in 2012-13, while Tyrell Biggs and Shane Edwards return after last seeing D-League action for Canton during their inaugural 2011-12 campaign. Jones received a Gatorade Call-Up from the Cleveland Cavaliers and played in 32 games for the Charge’s affiliate club last season.
Michael Lee was in NBA training camp with the Cavaliers this season and was added to the Charge roster via the affiliate rule. Rashad Anderson and Robert Hite came to Canton via trades, while Re’mon Nelson is the lone invite from open tryouts.
Three players selected in the Charge’s 2013 draft class remain in camp, highlighted by back-to-back first found picks Bo Spencer and Gilbert Brown who were selected 13th and 14th overall respectively.
Below is the current Charge training camp roster:
|Antoine Agudio||G||6-3||185||1/20/85||Hofstra||Returning Player|
|Tyrell Biggs||F||6-8||240||8/1/86||Pittsburgh||Returning Player|
|Gilbert Brown||F||6-6||215||9/5/87||Pittsburgh||1st (14th)|
|Shane Edwards||F||6-7||220||5/31/87||Akransas-Little Rock||Returning Player|
|Jorge Gutierrez||G||6-3||195||12/27/88||California||Returning Player|
|Robert Hite||G||6-2||184||1/12/84||Miami (FL)||Trade|
|Zane Johnson||G/F||6-6||210||8/1/89||Hawaii||2nd (31st)|
|Kevin Jones||F||6-8||260||8/25/89||West Virginia||Returning Player|
|Michael Lee||F||6-9||215||6/5/86||St. Bonnaventure||Affiliate Player|
|Re'mon Nelson||G||5-9||175||8/23/90||USC Aiken||Open Tryouts|
|Bo Spencer||G||6-1||190||3/21/89||Nebraska||1st (13th overall)|
Coaches will submit an opening day roster of 10 players on Thursday, Nov. 21st as the Charge will tip off 2013-14 NBA D-League regular season by visiting the Erie Bayhawks on Friday, November 22nd at 7:00 p.m.
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