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NBA: Jones signed to second 10-day contract

The Houston Rockets have signed forward Terrence Jones to a second 10-day contract.

Jones was playing for the Erie (Pennsylvania) BayHawks in the NBA G League, averaging 23.5 points, 9.4 rebounds, 5.8 assists and 1.5 steals in 24 games, before he landed his first 10-day contract on Feb. 22. The 2012 NCAA champion with Kentucky had played with Houston from from 2012-16 and has since spent time with the New Orleans Pelicans, Milwaukee Bucks, a Chinese team, the G League’s Santa Cruz Warriors and Erie.

Jones averaged 10.4 points, 5.7 rebounds and 1.2 blocks in 233 career NBA games.

About I.C. Murrell

I.C. Murrell was promoted to editor of The News, effective Oct. 14, 2019. He previously served as sports editor since August 2015 and has won or shared eight first-place awards from state newspaper associations and corporations. He was born in Memphis, Tennessee, grew up mostly in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, and graduated from the University of Arkansas at Monticello.

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