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Kavell Bigby-Williams showed out in his first NBA Summer League appearance with a double-double for the New Orleans Pelicans, in Vegas.
The 6’11” forward had initially signed an Exhibit 10 deal with the Charlotte Hornets according to reports, but The New Orleans Times-Picayune report the Pelicans have now brought him in on a similar deal.
Bigby-Williams put up 12 points – on 5 of 6 shooting – along with 10 rebounds as the Pelicans were leading New York Knicks 80-74 in the fourth before an earthquake interrupted, and eventually cancelled the game.
Kavell Bigby-Williams with a double double!
10 rebounds #SummerPelicans
— New Orleans Pelicans (@PelicansNBA) July 6, 2019
The GB Senior international suited up alongside number 1 draft pick Zion Williams – who scored 11 points in nine minutes – with number 3 pick RJ Barrett in opposition.
The Pelicans are back in action at the Vegas Summer League against Washington Wizards on Saturday night.