Jaden Springer, Braxton Key Assigned to Sixers' G League Affiliate – Sports activities Illustrated

The Philadelphia 76ers made a sequence of roster strikes on Tuesday night time. Whereas they didn't essentially shake up the roster and make the extremely anticipated transfer that everyone's been ready for, the crew did waive a participant whereas including one other.
For starters, the Sixers waived their undrafted rookie Aaron Henry. After signing the previous Michigan State standout to a two-way contract following the 2021 NBA Draft, the Sixers rolled with Henry and the second-year guard Grant Riller as their two two-way contract signees.
Nonetheless, they've each been changed at this level.
Final month, Grant Riller suffered his second important harm this 12 months. After coping with a torn meniscus earlier than the common season began, Riller ultimately returned to play for Philadelphia's G League affiliate, the Delaware Blue Coats.
Sadly, Riller suffered a shoulder harm not too lengthy after returning. Riller and the Sixers parted methods as he determined surgical procedure can be finest. Philly changed Riller with former Seton Corridor standout Myles Powell. 
Now, the Sixers will exchange the recently-waived Aaron Henry with Charlie Brown Jr. Final week, the 76ers inked Brown Jr. to a ten-day contract following his short-term stint with the Dallas Mavericks. After exhibiting spectacular flashes on each side of the ball, the Sixers will preserve Brown round.
As for Philly's different current ten-day signee, Braxton Key, he's been assigned to the G League as soon as once more. Earlier than signing with the Sixers, Key was already a member of the Delaware Blue Coats. Now, he'll make his return to the G League because the season fires again up as soon as once more.
And lastly, Jaden Springer shall be becoming a member of Key. Springer, who was recalled by the Sixers just a few weeks in the past, handled some setbacks as he was recovering from a concussion. As soon as he totally recovered, Springer then entered the NBA's well being and security protocol. Whereas he's cleared from the protocol now, Springer will see the court docket within the G League as soon as once more as a crew official confirms that the rookie has been assigned to the Coats.
Justin Grasso covers the Philadelphia 76ers for Sports activities Illustrated. You’ll be able to comply with him for reside updates on Twitter: @JGrasso_.

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