Sixers Sign Springfield's Adonis Thomas to 10-Day Contract
PHILADELPHIA, PA. -- APRIL 7, 2014 -- The Philadelphia 76ers today announced that they have signed guard/forward Adonis Thomas to a 10-day contract. Thomas is the 44th GATORADE Call-up of the 2013-14 NBA Development League season.
In 34 games for the Springfield Armor of the D-League this season, Thomas averaged 17 points, including 25 ppg over the final four games. He also shot 47% from three-point range, which placed him third in the league.
Thomas was also called up by the Orlando Magic on February 25, 2014 and appeared in four games.
An early entry candidate for the 2013 NBA Draft following his sophomore season at Memphis, Thomas was an All-Conference USA third-team selection and C-USA All-Tournament performer in his final season with the Tigers.
Thomas was the state of Tennessee Gatorade Player of the Year in 2011 and appeared in the McDonald’s All-American Game, the Jordan Brand Classic and the Nike Hoops Summit.