Former Iowa State standout Naz Mitrou-Long is set to see some time among the NBA ranks.
An undrafted rookie that’s spent virtually the entire season with the G-League’s Salt Lake City Stars, Long will sign a 10-day contract with the Utah Jazz, according to a report from Shams Charania of Yahoo! Sports.
Sources: The Utah Jazz plan to sign guard Naz Mitrou-Long on a 10-day contract. Long rejoins Jazz from G League's Salt Lake City, after guard Ricky Rubio suffered injury in win last night.
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) February 10, 2018
To date, Long has seen only one minute with the Jazz earlier in the season when Utah visited the Denver Nuggets, in which Long converted his only three-point attempt. The remainder of his time has been spent with Salt Lake City, where he’s averaging 16.7 points, 6.1 rebounds and 4.6 assists per game in 32 games, including 27 starts.
With the NBA All-Star weekend approaching, Long’s 10-day contract with Utah will see him suit up for the Jazz on Sunday versus Portland, as well as against San Antonio on Monday and Phoenix on Wednesday.
The post Naz Mitrou-Long signs 10-day contract with Utah Jazz appeared first on Diehards.
Thank you for reading the Dayton Daily News and for supporting local journalism. Subscribers: log in for access to your daily ePaper and premium newsletters.
Thank you for supporting in-depth local journalism with your subscription to the Dayton Daily News. Get more news when you want it with email newsletters just for subscribers. Sign up here.