Wizards Recall Chris McCullough From NAZ Suns

By Jacob Withee | March 14, 2018

PRESCOTT VALLEY, Ariz. – The Washington Wizards announced Wednesday that they have recalled forward Chris McCullough from the Northern Arizona Suns.

McCullough was assigned on March 4 to the NAZ Suns, per the league’s flexible assignment rule. He played in three games, averaging 8.3 points, 4.0 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 2.3 steals in 17.4 minutes per game.

This marked the 23-year-old’s second career assignment to Northern Arizona from the Wizards, dating back to last season. In total for the NAZ Suns, he has played 15 games, averaging 10.4 points and 5.1 rebounds.

In turn, the Wizards have assigned McCullough to the Erie BayHawks.

McCullough has played 19 games with the Wizards this season, averaging 2.4 points and 1.3 rebounds in 4.7 minutes per game. Drafted out of Syracuse by the Brooklyn Nets with the 29th overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft, McCullough has averaged 3.3 points and 1.9 rebounds in 59 regular season games (four starts) in 9.0 minutes per contest in his NBA career.

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