L.A. Clippers Sign Kabengele and Mann
The L.A. Clippers have signed forward Mfiondu Kabengele and guard Terance Mann, it was announced by Clippers President of Basketball Operations, Lawrence Frank. Per team policy, terms of the agreements were not released.
Selected 27th overall in the first round of the 2019 NBA Draft, Kabengele played two collegiate seasons at Florida State, where he appeared in 37 games, averaging 13.2 points, 5.9 rebounds and 1.5 blocks in 21.6 minutes in his final season. The 6’10”, 250-pound forward was named the ACC Sixth Man of the Year during the 2018-19 season and shot 49.8 percent from the field and 37.4 percent from three-point range as a Seminole. Throughout his two collegiate seasons at Florida State, he appeared in 71 games, averaging 10.3 points, 5.3 rebounds and 1.2 blocks in 18.3 minutes. A native of Burlington, Ontario (Canada), Kabengele was named to the 2019 All-ACC Tournament team.
Selected 48th overall in the second round of the 2019 NBA Draft, Mann played four collegiate seasons at Florida State, where he averaged 11.4 points, 6.5 rebounds and 2.5 assists in 31.7 minutes during his senior year, leading the Seminoles to the Sweet 16 in the 2019 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Tournament. The 6’7”, 215-pound guard shot 55.2 percent from the field and 32.7 percent throughout his four collegiate seasons at Florida State. A native of Brooklyn, New York, Mann was named to the 2019 All-ACC Tournament Team.