Oklahoma City Thunder Re-Assign Perry Jones, Jeremy Lamb and DeAndre Liggins to NBA D-League Affiliate Tulsa 66ers
NEW YORK, Feb. 28, 2013 – The Oklahoma City Thunder today re-assigned Perry Jones, Jeremy Lamb and DeAndre Liggins to the Tulsa 66ers, the Thunders’ NBA Development League affiliate. The assignments are the record 131st, 132nd, and 133rd of the 2012-13 NBA and NBA D-League seasons, and the trio are three of the record 53 NBA players to have been assigned to the NBA D-League this season.
Jones (6-11, 235, Baylor) has appeared in 29 games for Oklahoma City this season, averaging 1.9 points, 1.4 rebounds and 7.0 minutes. In his previous stints with Tulsa, Jones averaged 14.1 points, 7.0 rebounds and 33.0 minutes in 11 games.
Lamb (6-5, 180, Connecticut) has played in 18 games for the Thunder this season, averaging 2.2 points and 4.4 minutes. In his previous assignments to the 66ers, he averaged 21.1 points, 5.5 rebounds, 3.4 assists and 33.2 minutes in 14 games.
Liggins (6-6, 209, Kentucky) has played in 33 games this season for Oklahoma City, averaging 1.6 points, 1.5 rebounds and 8.0 minutes. During his previous assignments to Tulsa, he appeared in six games, averaging 10.2 points, 7.0 rebounds, 4.8 assists, 1.8 steals and 37.2 minutes.
All three players are expected to join the 66ers and be available when the team hosts the Reno Bighorns on Friday, March 1 at 8 p.m. ET.
Thunder fans can follow the trio during their time with Tulsa by logging onto NBADLeague.com powered by YouTube to watch all of the 66ers games live, online, for free.