The Utah Jazz officially added forward Royce O’Neale to its roster Wednesday, after reports surfaced Monday that the two sides had agreed to a deal.
The Jazz did not disclose terms of the deal, although it was previously reported that it was for three years with just the first guaranteed.
— Royce O'Neale (@BucketsONeale00) July 19, 2017
After a four-year collegiate career at Denver and Baylor, the 6-foot-6, 226-pound O’Neale has played two seasons professionally, one in Germany and most recently in Spain.
During the 2016-2017 campaign playing for Gran Canaria in Spain, O’Neale averaged 8.3 points on 44.9 percent shooting, 5.2 rebounds and 2.1 assists in 20.6 minutes in 52 games (32 starts).
Utah now has 15 players with guaranteed contracts for the 2017-2018 season on its roster. Raul Neto has a deal that is non-guaranteed until Jan. 10.
Teams can have a maximum of 15 players on their roster.
Source:: Deseret News – Sports News