Kris Joseph Signs 10-Day Contract With Brooklyn #Nets

Updated: April 2, 2013

The 6’7 Syracuse product has done very well for the Springfield Armor recently and his good play has garnered him another shot in the NBA.

The Brooklyn Nets officially signed him to a 10-day contract today via the press release below.

Joseph played in six games for the Boston Celtics earlier this year after they drafted him in the second round with the 51st pick this past year.  Joseph will take up the last roster spot for the Nets at the moment.

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Press Release
April 2, 2013 · 10:45 a.m.

The Brooklyn Nets have signed forward Kris Joseph to a 10-day contract, it was announced today by General Manager Billy King.

Joseph (6-7/215) becomes Brooklyn’s second NBA D-League Call-Up of the season, joining the Nets from the Springfield Armor. In 27 combined games for Springfield and Maine this season, Joseph averaged 18.6 points, 4.6 rebounds, 1.8 assists and 1.7 steals in 34.0 minutes per game. Acquired from Maine on February 11, 2013, Joseph has started 15 games for the Armor, averaging 19.0 points, 4.0 rebounds, 2.1 assists and 1.7 steals in 34.1 minutes per game.

The Syracuse University product was selected in the second round (51st overall) of the 2012 NBA Draft by the Boston Celtics. In six games for the Celtics this season, he averaged 1.2 points and 0.8 rebounds in 3.8 minutes per game.



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