Sixers Sign Christian Wood For Rest Of Season
PHILADELPHIA, PA – APRIL 7, 2016 – The Philadelphia 76ers today announced that the team has signed forward Christian Wood to a contract for the rest of the season.
Wood, who went undrafted in the 2015 NBA Draft, signed with the 76ers last September 14. He has appeared in 16 career NBA games with the Sixers, averaging three points and two rebounds per game. Wood registered career-highs of 15 points and eight rebounds on November 13 at Oklahoma City.
Wood appeared in 32 games with the NBA Development League Delaware 87ers this season, averaging a team-high nine rebounds, as well as 17 points on 53% shooting in 29 minutes per game.
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