Sixers Sign Darius Johnson-Odom
PHILADELPHIA, PA. – MARCH 14, 2014 – The Philadelphia 76ers today announced that they have signed guard Darius Johnson-Odom to a 10-day contract. He is the 34th GATORADE Call-Up of the 2013-14 NBA Development League season.
In 27 games for the Springfield Armor of the D-League this season, Johnson-Odom averaged 22.0 points, 6.1 assists, 4.4 rebounds and 1.4 steals. He is one of only two players to rank top-eight in both scoring and assists.
A three-year player at Marquette, Johnson-Odom was named First-Team All-BIG East and honorable mention All-America by the Associated Press in his final season with the Golden Eagles and helped the team reach the Sweet 16.
In a related move, the Sixers have waived guard Lorenzo Brown.