Withey tallied 10 points, 11 rebounds, one assist, two steals and two blocks in a preseason loss to the Blazers on Sunday. Withey has looked good this preseason, as he's regularly the biggest player on the floor. With very little frontcourt depth, Withey could be asked to play a bigger role this season and will likely be the backup center behind Rudy Gobert. If Gobert is to ever miss any time, Withey could become a sneaky add for fantasy.
The Jazz have announced the signing of free agent center Jeff Withey to a multi-year contract, the terms of which were not disclosed. Withey averaged 2.6 points and 1.7 rebounds in 37 games for New Orleans last season.
Center Jeff Withey is now an unrestricted free agent after the Pelicans reportedly rescinded their qualifying offer, reports BasketballInsiders.com. Withey averaged 2.6 points and 1.7 rebounds in 37 games last season.
The Pelicans have made a qualifying offer to free agent Jeff Withey, according to a report by Basketball Insiders. The offer makes Withey a restricted free agent and allows the Pelicans to match any offers he receives. Withey averaged 2.6 points and 1.7 rebounds last season.
The Pelicans have activated guard Jrue Holiday from the injured list and placed center Jeff Withey on the inactive list, the team announced Wednesday. Holiday, who was questionable for Wednesday's game with a stress reaction in his right leg, is available to play and is expected to return to the lineup after missing Monday's game. Holiday is averaging 14.9 points and 6.9 assists in 39 games this season.
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