NEW YORK, March 16, 2012 – The Oklahoma City Thunder today re-assigned forward Ryan Reid to the Tulsa 66ers, the Thunder’s NBA Development League affiliate. The assignment marks the 51st time an NBA player has been assigned to his NBA D-League affiliate during the 2011-12 season and is the second assignment for Reid this season.
Reid (6-8, 235) returns to the 66ers following an eight-game assignment in January and February. In 16 total games, including eight prior to his GATORADE Call-Up to the Thunder from the 66ers, he has averaged 11.5 points, 8.1 rebounds and 32.4 minutes.
In five games with Oklahoma City this season, Reid has scored eight points and grabbed two rebounds in 16 minutes.
Thunder fans can stay in step with Reid, who is expected to re-join the 66ers today and be available tonight when the teams hosts the Springfield Armor in Tulsa, by logging onto nba.com/futurecast to watch all of Tulsa’s games live, online, for free.