Charge Announce 2012-13 Opening Day Roster

The Canton Charge announced their 2012-13 opening day roster today. The team waived guard JP Primm and forward Titus Robinson, and has been assigned guard Antoine Agudio as a returning player. The transactions set Cantonís roster at 10 for their season-opening contest with the Maine Red Claws tonight.

Agudio played in 43 games (25 starts) with Canton last season, averaging 11.6 points on .483 shooting with 2.7 rebounds and 2.2 assists in 29.7 minutes per game. He was tops in the D-League in three-point shooting last year, hitting .539 percent on 82-of-152 attempts. Agudio was a key cog in Cantonís postseason run last year, starting all six playoff games and averaging 18.7 points on .500 shooting with 5.8 rebounds 2.5 assists and 1.3 steals in 40.8 minutes per game.

The opening day roster consists of two returning players, three affiliate players, three 2012 NBA Development League Draft choices and two players from trades.

Below is the complete Charge opening day roster:

PLAYERPOSHGTWGTBIRTHDATEFROMACQUIRED
#24 Antoine Agudio G 6-3 190 1/20/85 Hofstra Returning Player
#14 Kevin Anderson G 6-0 174 12/21/88 Richmond Affiliate Rule
#32 D'Aundray Brown G 6-4 195 10/21/88 Cleveland State 1st (10th overall)
#50 Micheal Eric F/C 6-11 240 6/24/88 Temple Affiliate Rule
#22 Kyle Gibson G 6-5 205 5/22/87 Louisiana Tech Returning Player
#7 Jorge Gutierrez G 6-3 195 12/27/88 California 2nd (26th)
#44 Kevin Jones F 6-8 250 8/25/89 West Virginia Affiliate Rule
#21 Arinze Onuaku C 6-9 275 7/13/87 Syracuse Trade
#42 Ryan Rossiter F 6-9 255 9/14/89 Siena 2nd (19th)
#15 Alex Ruoff F 6-6 220 8/29/86 West Virginia Trade

The Charge will tip off 2012-13 NBA D-League regular season by hosting the Maine Red Claws tonight at 7:30 p.m. at the Memorial Civic Center.

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