Growing up as a kid, Kevin Durant remembers watching NBA teams play in nationally-televised games on Christmas Day. Now, with the Thunder, he’s going to get the chance to do so himself.
OKLAHOMA CITY, December 23, 2012 – The Oklahoma City Thunder has recalled guard Reggie Jackson, forward Perry Jones and guard DeAndre Liggins from the Tulsa 66ers of the NBA Development League, it was announced today by Executive Vice President and General Manager Sam Presti. Including his 37-point (14-of-19 FGs) performance last night versus the Canton Charge, Jackson has appeared in three games (all starts) with the 66ers this season, averaging 28.0 points, 7.3 rebounds and 8.3 assists in 38.0 minutes.
OKLAHOMA CITY, December 21, 2012 – The Oklahoma City Thunder has assigned guard Reggie Jackson to the Tulsa 66ers of the NBA Development League, it was announced today by Executive Vice President and General Manager Sam Presti.
In 14 games this season with the Thunder, Jackson is averaging 1.9 points and 1.0 rebound in 6.9 minutes per contest.
Jackson is expected to be in uniform tonight when the Tulsa 66ers host the Iowa Energy at the SpiritBank Event Center.
Kevin Durant thought about it, and decided he wanted to spread Christmas cheer to those who need it the most.