Kings Assign Papagiannis to Reno Bighorns

January 24, 2017 - NBA Development League (D-League) - Reno Bighorns

News Release

RENO, Nev. ---- The Sacramento Kings have assigned rookie Georgios Papagiannis to the Reno Bighorns, the team announced today.

Papagiannis has accrued averages of 10.9 points (.477 FG%, 2-3 3pt, .700 FT%), 7.6 rebounds, 2.2 blocks and 29.9 minutes per game in 13 contests (started 10) for the Bighorns. A 7-2 center, Papagiannis contributed his second career-double (10 points and 12 rebounds) in a victory over Austin on January 11.

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About the Reno Bighorns:

The Reno Bighorns are a member of the NBA Development League, the official minor league of the NBA. The Bighorns are affiliated with the Sacramento Kings. Season tickets for the 2016-17 season are on sale now! For more information, call the Bighorns front office at 775-853-8220 or visit RenoBighorns.com. Follow us on Twitter @renobighorns and "like" the Bighorns on Facebook at facebook.com/bighornshoops. The NBA Development League is the NBA's official minor league, preparing players, coaches, officials, trainers, and front-office staff for the NBA while acting as the league's research and development laboratory. Featuring 22 teams with direct affiliations with NBA franchises for the 2016-17 season, the league offers elite professional basketball at an affordable price in a fun, family-friendly atmosphere. An all-time high 38 percent of all NBA players at the end of the 2015-16 season boasted NBA D-League experience. In fostering the league's connection to the community, its teams, players and staff promote health and wellness, support local needs and interests, and assist in educational development through NBA D-League Cares programs. Fans can watch all NBA D-League games on nbadleague.com.

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