Prados Basketball announced the arrival of Perry Jones III as a new import for the club.
The information was released from the team via a press release, which confirmed that the club will be on the roster against San Carlos starting Tuesday night.
Perry Jones III, age 30 and 6′ 11″, comes to Los Prados basketball with experience in the NBA, the best basketball in the world, with the Oklahoma City Thunder, from the 2012-13 to 2014-15 season. You can play positions three and four.
He will replace Brandon Peterson in the Sky Blue team roster.
Born in Louisiana on September 24, 1991, he graduated from Baylor University, with which he averaged 13.7 points and 7.6 rebounds per game.
He went to the NBA draft in 2012, being selected in the first round by the Oklahoma City Thunder, at number one. 28. He was speculated to have been selected in the earlier pick but lost the position due to a knee injury.
He played 38 games in his rookie season to post 2.3 ppg, 1.6 ribs at an average of 7.4 minutes. and 0.2 plug.
In the 2014–2015 season, with the absence of Kevin Durant, Jones took his place in the starting lineup, and in his first game as a starter, he scored the most points in his career with 32 points against the Clippers on 30 October 2014. . He had 23 points against the Nuggets the next day.
In three seasons with Oklahoma in the NBA, he averaged 3.4 PPG in 11.7 minutes per game, with 1.8 rebounds per game.
He has Russian basketball experience in Germany and has been playing in the NBA G-League in recent years, playing last season with the Windy City Bulls, an affiliate of the Chicago Bulls in the development league.