Thunder Signs Jaylen Hoard to 10-Day Contract

OKLAHOMA CITY, April 1, 2022 – The Oklahoma City Thunder has signed forward Jaylen Hoard to a 10-day contract, via the NBA’s Hardship Allowance, it was announced today by Executive Vice President and General Manager Sam Presti. 

Hoard (6-8, 215) has played in 20 games with the Thunder over the 2020-22 seasons and averaged 5.8 points, 3.4 rebounds and 1.2 assists in 16.1 minutes per game. He previously spent the 2019-20 season with the Portland Trail Blazers where he averaged 2.9 points and 2.5 rebounds in 13 appearances.

A native of France, Hoard played in 39 games (25 starts) with the Oklahoma City Blue this year, averaging 10.1 points on 52.9 percent shooting from the field, 6.1 rebounds and 2.2 assists in 23.9 minutes per game.