HEAT Assign Josh Richardson to Skyforce
MIAMI, December 30 – The Miami HEAT announced today that they have assigned guard Josh Richardson to their NBA Development League affiliate, the Sioux Falls Skyforce.
Richardson has appeared in 13 games (one start) with the HEAT this season, averaging 1.7 points and 1.1 rebounds in 9.2 minutes while shooting 31.6 percent (6-of-19) from the field and 40 percent (4-of-10) from three-point range. In his lone NBA start on November 12, Richardson scored eight points and grabbed three rebounds in a, 92-91, win vs. Utah. He has led the team in plus/minus twice and ranks third in charges taken (two) this season. He was originally drafted by the HEAT in the second round (40th overall) in the 2015 NBA Draft.