Boston Celtics Complete Trade with Oklahoma City Thunder

BOSTON – The Boston Celtics announced today that they have acquired forward Perry Jones III from the Oklahoma City Thunder, a 2019 second round pick from the Detroit Pistons and cash considerations in exchange for a future conditional second round pick.

Jones III, a 6'11" forward, appeared in 43 contests for the Thunder during the 2014-15 regular season and averaged 4.3 points and 1.8 rebounds in 14.7 minutes per game. He recorded a season-high 32 points on 10-17 (.588) shooting from the field, seven rebounds, three assists and one block in 42 minutes of action on October 30, 2014 against the Los Angeles Clippers.

He was originally selected with the 28th overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft by the Oklahoma City Thunder and is averaging 3.4 points and 1.8 rebounds in 11.7 minutes on his career.