The Toronto Raptors have signed forward-center Henry Ellenson to a 10-day contract.
Ellenson 6-foot-10, 240 kilos, averaged a team-high 21.2 factors, 8.2 rebounds and 30.6 minutes in 15 video games (13 begins) with Raptors 905 within the NBA G League bubble. He shot .493 (107-217) from the sphere, .424 (53-125) from three-point vary and .882 (30-34) on the free throw line. Ellenson scored 20+ factors seven instances and recorded 5 double-doubles.
A local of Rice Lake, Wisconsin, Ellenson helped Raptors 905 (12-3) earn the highest seed for the G League playoffs and attain the semifinals. Within the postseason, he averaged 24.0 factors, 7.5 rebounds and 36.0 minutes in two video games and scored a season-high 35 factors in Raptors 905’s first-round victory over Staff Ignite.
Ellenson performed one season at Marquette (2015-16) previous to being picked 18th total by Detroit within the 2016 NBA Draft. He’s averaging 4.0 factors, 2.4 rebounds and 9.2 minutes in 81 profession NBA video games (two begins) with Detroit, New York and Brooklyn.