Oklahoma City Thunder: OKC, Grant Jerrett reportedly agree on 'multi-year deal'

Grant Jerrett agreed to terms with OKC on a “multi-year deal,” according to Real GM. Terms of the agreement are not known at this time.
by Anthony Slater Published: July 14, 2014
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Grant Jerrett is yet to play an NBA minute, but the Thunder has apparently seen enough from the second-year player to lock him down for the foreseeable future.

Jerrett agreed to terms with OKC on a “multi-year deal,” according to Real GM. Terms of the agreement are not known at this time.

The Thunder originally received Jerrett in a draft night trade in 2013. But the second-round pick (40th overall) spent most of last season with the Tulsa 66ers, where he averaged 15.1 points and 6.1 rebounds.

OKC, though, signed him in early April, giving him a spot on the roster for the stretch run. Jerrett didn’t appear in a game, but practiced with the team throughout the playoffs.

He recently had ankle surgery, which is expected to knock him out for 4-6 months. But the Thunder believes Jerrett has a chance to be an effective stretch four in the NBA, a position that continues to grown in importance. Jerrett is a 6-foot-10, 21-year-old perimeter shooter.

by Anthony Slater
Thunder Beat Writer
Anthony Slater started on the Thunder beat in the summer of 2013, joining after two years as NewsOK.com's lead sports blogger and web editor. A native Californian, Slater attended Sonoma State for two years before transferring to Oklahoma State in...
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