Bighorns Re-Acquire David Stockton
RENO, Nev. ---- Today, the Reno Bighorns re-acquired guard David Stockton.
Stockton averaged 18.0 points (.446 FG%, .398 3P%, .790 FT%), 3.1 rebounds, 9.3 assists, 1.1 steals in 45 contests, starting 40 for the Bighorns during the 2015-16 season. Stockton recorded eight double-doubles during the 2015-16 season and ended the season ranked third in the league in assists. Stockton holds a franchise record in assists, notching 22 in a match-up against the Texas Legends during the 2014-15 season.
The 5-foot-11, 165-pound guard was a member of the 2016 Sacramento Kings Summer League squad where he accrued averages of 8.0 points (.458 FG%, .800 FT%), 1.3 rebounds and 2.8 assists in 19.4 minutes per game in four contests (two starts).
Like his father, Hall of Fame guard John Stockton, he played collegiately at Gonzaga (2010-11 - 2013-14).
Stockton is expected to be in uniform for the Bighorns contest tonight against the Santa Cruz Warriors at the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento.
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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