NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 23: Terrence Jones #9 of the New Orleans Pelicans shoots the ball against the Cleveland Cavaliers during the game on January 23, 2017 at Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Layne Murdoch/NBAE via Getty Images

Pelicans Waive Terrence Jones

NEW ORLEANS – The New Orleans Pelicans announced the team has waived forward Terrence Jones. Jones, 6-9, 252, appeared in 51 games this season for the Pelicans (12 starts), averaging 11.5 points, 5.9 rebounds, 1.1 assists and 1.0 blocks in 24.8 minutes per contest. The University of Kentucky product was originally signed by New Orleans on July 22, 2016. Selected 18th overall in 2012, Jones has appeared in 229 career regular season games, averaging 10.6 points, 5.8 rebounds, 1.0 assists and 1.2 blocks with New Orleans and Houston. New Orleans’ roster now stands at 13.