Sixers Re-sign Lavoy Allen
TEMPLE PRODUCT STARTED 15 GAMES AS A ROOKIE IN 2011-12
PHILADELPHIA, PA. – JULY 11, 2012 – The Philadelphia 76ers announced today that they have re-signed forward Lavoy Allen. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Allen (6-9, 225) was the 50th overall pick by Philadelphia in the 2011 NBA Draft. In 41 games with 15 starts last season, he averaged 4.1 points and 4.2 rebounds in 15.2 minutes per game while shooting 47.3% from the floor and 78.6% from the line.
The Temple product scored 10-plus points four times in the playoffs after doing so four times during the regular season. Allen had 12 points on a perfect 6-of-6 shooting in Game 5 at Boston during the Eastern Conference Semifinals.