The Timberwolves officially signed forward Othyus Jeffers out of the D-League Wednesday, the team announced. Jeffers had appeared in 44 games for the Iowa Energy in the D-League this season, averaging 20.9 points, 9.9 rebounds and 3.6 assists per game.
The Spurs announced a pair of roster moves on Saturday, the San Antonio Express-News reports. The team has released guard Othyus Jeffers, and used the vacant spot to sign guard Shannon Brown to a 10-day contract.
Spurs guard Othyus Jeffers saw some extended minutes on Sunday, in a 113-101 defeat to the Heat in Miami.With the game well out of hand, Jeffers was able to log 10 minutes off the bench. he finished the game with five points on 2 of 3 shooting from the field, and 1 of 2 from downtown. He also chipped in with two rebounds and one assist. He has totaled seven points in 18 minutes through his first two games with the Spurs.
Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich told the Deseret News news that the team will sign guard Othyus Jeffers, depending on the team's traveling schedule. Jeffers suffered a torn ACL in July of 2011 and has not played in the league since the injury.
The Timberwolves announced Friday they have waived guards Lorenzo Brown and Othyus Jeffers, the team's play-by-play announcer reports. Minnesota's roster now stands at 16.
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