Cleveland Cavaliers Assign Kevin Jones to NBA D-League Affiliate Canton Charge

Jones, who started the year in Canton before earning a GATORADE Call-Up to Cleveland, has appeared in 15 games for the Cavs this year.

NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2013 – The Cleveland Cavaliers today re-assigned rookie forward Kevin Jones to the Canton Charge, Cleveland’s NBA Development League affiliate. The assignment is the second of Jones’ career and the record 108th of the 2012-13 NBA and NBA D-League seasons. Jones is one of the record 50 players to have been assigned to the NBA D-League this season.

Jones (6-8, 260, West Virginia) has appeared in 15 games for Cleveland this season, averaging 1.9 points, 1.5 rebounds and 9.0 minutes.

During his first stint with Canton this season, Jones appeared in five games, averaging 23.6 points, 12.6 rebounds and 41.0 minutes.

Jones is expected to join Canton today and be available tonight when the team hosts the Fort Wayne Mad Ants.

Cleveland fans can follow Jones during his time in Canton by logging onto NBADLeague.com powered by YouTube to watch all of the team’s games live, online, for free.