March 19, 2017 - NBA Development League (D-League) - Canton Charge
NEW ORLEANS - The New Orleans Pelicans announced today that the team has signed guard Quinn Cook to a 10-day contract. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Cook (6-2, 179, Duke) has appeared in 39 games this season (38 starts) while averaging 26.0 points, 6.6 assists, 4.1 rebounds and 1.1 steals in 38.6 minutes per contest and was named the MVP of the NBA D-League All-Star Game in February. Cook also appeared in five games this season with the Dallas Mavericks, averaging 5.4 points and 2.4 assists in 15.4 minutes.
He is the second-leading scorer in the D-League, third in minutes per game and seventh in assists per game. Quinn scored a franchise record 49 points with 11 assists and three steals in a win over Texas on December 7th. Cook was a member of New Orleans\' 2016 training camp roster, appearing in three preseason games for the Pelicans, averaging 8.3 points and 2.7 assists in 9.6 minutes per game.
Cook will wear #22 and is available for tonight\'s game against Minnesota at the Smoothie King Center. New Orleans\' roster now stands at 14.
Canton will hit the road for their final four games of the regular season, beginning with a visit to the Maine Red Claws (Boston Celtics) on Thursday, March 23rd at 7:00 p.m. Groups of 20 or more can take part in unforgettable fan experiences such as halftime performances, anthem buddies, high five tunnel, benchwarmers, and more! For Charge Nation Memberships, game day promotions and up-to-date information, head to www.CantonCharge.com or call 866-444-1944.
The Canton Charge are part of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Quicken Loans Arena organization and also owned by a group led by Cavaliers Majority Owner and Quicken Loans Founder and Chairman Dan Gilbert. The group also owns and operates the Cleveland Gladiators of the Arena Football League and the Cleveland Monsters of the American Hockey League, both of which play their games at Quicken Loans Arena in downtown Cleveland.
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