Bulls reportedly sign Jordan Crawford for training camp

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The Chicago Bulls and Jordan Crawford have agreed on a non-guaranteed training camp deal according to Yahoo! Sports’ Shams Charania report Wednesday night.

 

Crawford, a 6-foot-4 shooting guard, played on the Dallas Mavericks’ summer league team. He has four seasons of NBA experience, but hasn’t played in the NBA since the 2013-14 season. In his four seasons, Crawford averaged 12.2 points, 2.6 rebounds and 3.2 assists while shooting 40.5 percent from the field.

 

He was drafted No. 27 in the 2010 NBA Draft by the New Jersey Nets and traded to the Atlanta Hawks. Following that, Crawford would go on to play for the Washington Wizards, Boston Celtics and Golden State Warriors.

 

Last season, Crawford went overseas to the Chinese Basketball Association. He played with the Xinjiang Flying Tigers before suffering an eye injury, but went on to play for the NBA D-League’s Fort Wayne Mad Ants.

 

Crawford isn’t expected to remain on the roster past training camp, though. Both the Chicago Tribune‘s K.C. Johnson and Bleacher Report’s Sean Highkin have pointed out that the Bulls typically carry a 14-man roster (the addition of Crawford gives the Bulls 16 players).

 

Ashley is the owner/editor of The Bulls Charge. Follow her on Twitter at @wijangco12.

 




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<p>Ashley Wijangco is the owner and editor of The Bulls Charge. She is currently a student at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign majoring in news-editorial journalism, minoring in public relations, and earning a SportMedia certificate with the hopes of becoming a professional sports writer or a sports media professional.<br />  <br /> Born in Chicago and raised in the Chicago suburbs, Ashley grew up as a Bulls fan, eventually becoming a die-hard fan. Her passion for the team then inspired her to pursue a career in sports media, an area she has been involved with since 2012 when she began writing and live-tweeting games for FanSided’s Bulls site, Pippen Ain’t Easy. She is also Kirk Hinrich’s biggest fan and refuses to stop supporting him no matter how unproductive he has become.<br />  <br /> Aside from The Bulls Charge, Ashley is also the co-editor-in-chief for Illio, her school’s yearbook and a columnist at Hoops Addict, a basketball website.</p>

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