Pelicans Press Release

Pelicans Acquire Two Future Second Round Picks From Philadelphia

Send Point Guard Ish Smith to Sixers

December 24, 2015

NEW ORLEANS – The New Orleans Pelicans announced today that the team has acquired two future second round draft picks from the Philadelphia 76ers in exchange for point guard Ish Smith.

Smith, 6-0, 175, appeared in 27 games (three starts) for the Pelicans after being signed as an unrestricted free agent on Oct. 26, averaging 8.9 points, 5.7 assists and 3.4 rebounds in 22.9 minutes per game.

Undrafted out of Wake Forest in 2010, Smith holds career averages of 4.2 points, 2.6 assists and 1.7 rebounds in 13.4 minutes per game over 273 regular season contests.

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