Oklahoma City Thunder Re-Assigns Jones and Liggins to NBA D-League Affiliate Tulsa 66ersDecember 19, 2012 - NBA Development League (D-League)
Jones (6-11, 235, Baylor) has appeared in 10 games for the Thunder this season, averaging 1.2 points, 1.4 rebounds and 7.6 minutes. In his first NBA D-League stint, he played in two games for the 66ers. On Dec. 5 vs. Sioux Falls, he tallied 21 points and seven rebounds. Originally selected 28th overall in the 2012 NBA Draft by the Thunder, Jones averaged 13.7 points, 7.4 rebounds and 32.3 minutes in his collegiate career.
Liggins (6-6, 209, Kentucky) joins Tulsa having appeared in seven games for the Thunder this season. A second-year guard, Liggins was originally selected by the Magic in the second round, 53rd overall, of the 2011 NBA Draft and was acquired by the Thunder in September. In 17 games for Orlando during his rookie campaign, he averaged 1.9 points and 6.8 minutes.
Jones and Liggins are expected to join the 66ers and be available this Friday when Tulsa plays host to the Iowa Energy at SpiritBank Event Center.
Thunder fans can follow Jones and Liggins during their time with the 66ers by logging onto NBADLeague.com to watch all of the team's games live, online, for free.
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