J J Reddick is the latest player signed by the New Orleans Pelicans after the first week of NBA 2019 free agency over. As the trade deal period is over, the Pelicans has not announced the details of the contract. The Pelicans officials are very excited to have Reddick in their team after NBA 2019 free trade. Davin Griffin, the Vice President of Pelicans has said that performance of Reddick in the last season was enough to select him in their team.
The New Orleans traded Anthony Davis a got a boatload of money, players in exchange and several future picks. In a bid to create a strong roster, the Pelicans are all set out to make more trade deals in the next NBA season. Here are the reasons why the Pelicans signed in J J Reddick in NBA 2019 free trade and the future of their team.
NBA 2019: Performance of J.J. Reddick-
J J Reddick has been one of the best players in the Philadelphia 76ers and had constantly proved his worth. The 35-year-old veteran player has experience of playing 13 NBA seasons. J J Reddick had an average of 2.4 rebounds and 2.7 assists per game in the NBA 2018-19 season.
It is not about just assisting others, he is also great at scoring with .440 points from neat the filed and .397 points in the three-point shooting range. J J Reddick also managed to get his career best with 18.1 points scored for every game he played with the Phillies.
Future of Pelicans Team
J J Reddick started his career way back in the year 2006 with the team of Orlando Magic. After that, he has also been a part of the teams such as the Milwaukee Bucks and LA Clippers.
The recent trade deal in NBA 2019 free agency has sifted Reddick from the 76ers to the Pelicans. Along with this deal, the Pelicans have also waived off their center forward Christian Wood.
The Pelicans are trying to rebuild their team and almost half of their team is changed after the free agency. With new additions such as Lonzo Ball, Josh Hart and Brandon Ingram, the team is ready to make a fresh start under the experience of J J Reddick.
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