Chealey re-signed Tuesday with the Hornets on a 10-day contract. The second-year pro will stick around in Charlotte for at least another week and a half after appearing in two games off the bench during his first 10-day pact with the club. Chealey isn't expected to receive regular run off the bench when Charlotte is at full strength, though he could have a spot in coach James Borrego's rotation Tuesday against the Spurs with top point guard Devonte' Graham (ankle) doubtful to play.
Chealey will become a free agent after his contract with the Hornets expired and was not renewed. The Hornets didn't renew Chealey's 10-day contract, making the 24-year-old a free agent. He appeared in two games with the team, failing to score but swiping three passes in 19 total minutes. Unless he's picked up by another team, Chealey will likely return to the G League's Greensboro Swarm to complete the year.
Chealey signed a 10-day contract with the Hornets on Friday. Chealey's only career NBA game to date came with the Hornets last season. He's spent this campaign in the G League, averaging 11.3 points, 4.5 assists and 3.2 rebounds in 28.3 minutes per game.
Chealey totaled 20 points (7-12 FG, 1-3 3Pt, 4-7 FT), nine assists, two rebounds and a steal in 41 minutes during Saturday's loss to Lakeland. Apart from some struggles from the charity stripe, Chealey had a great offensive outing in his role piloting the Swarm's offense. He continues to be a steady cog for the team, which sits at the bottom of the G League's standings. Overall, Chealey's providing 11.2 points, 4.4 assists, 3.1 rebounds and 1.0 steal in 27.6 minutes per game.
Chealey posted 14 points (4-9 FG, 1-3 3Pt, 3-5 FT), eight assists and four rebounds in 33 minutes during Wednesday's win over the 905. Chealey tied a season high with his eight assists against the 905. While he won't blow owners away with his production, Chealey's provided steady averages of 11.0 points, 4.2 assists, 3.1 rebounds and 1.0 steal in 27.0 minutes per game on the season.
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