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

NEW YORK, March 2, 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 fifth of Jones’ career and the record 139th of the 2012-13 NBA and NBA D-League seasons. Jones is one of the record 54 players to have been assigned to the NBA D-League this season.

Jones (6-8, 260, West Virginia) has appeared in 19 games for Cleveland this season, averaging 2.1 points, 1.7 rebounds and 9.0 minutes.

In four previous stints with Canton this season, Jones appeared in eight games, averaging 23.1 points, 12.1 rebounds and 39.6 minutes. In his last assignment with Canton on Feb. 28, Jones tallied 24 points, nine rebounds, three assists and three blocks in a 115-109 victory over the Idaho Stampede.

Jones is expected to join Canton today and be available when the team hosts the Springfield Armor at 7:30 p.m. ET.

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