The Canton Charge, powered by the Cleveland Cavaliers, announced multiple roster moves today. Forward Maksym Pustozvonov rejoins the team following duty with the Ukraine National Team. Guard Kevin Olekaibe, who was acquired as a temporary replacement player for Pustozvonov, will remain on the roster and the team has waived guard Mike Williams. Canton also has acquired the rights to veteran forward Ramon Harris from the Grand Rapids Drive in exchange for the rights to center Jon Horford.
Olekaibe made his debut in Tuesday’s win in Greensboro, logging a rebound in two minutes of action. Williams played in six games for Canton this season and averaged 3.7 points on .361 shooting with 2.2 assists in 14/4 minutes per game.
Harris (6-7, 220, Kentucky) is currently playing for Kolossos Rodou BC in Greece’s HEBA A1, averaging 6.8 points, 3.7 rebounds and 1.1 steals in 31.7 minutes per game. He has also spent five years in the NBA G League, playing in 227 career games (83 starts) and averaging 7.4 points with 4.1 rebounds and 1.0 steal in 21.7 minutes per game. Horford played in 38 career games for Canton (18 starts) and averaged 4.0 points on .412 shooting with 6.4 rebounds in 17.5 minutes per game.
The Charge host the Long Island Nets (Brooklyn Nets) at the Memorial Civic Center tonight at 7:00 p.m. for Dollar Dog Night presented by Sugardale. For 2017-18 Charge Nation Memberships, offseason events, game day promotions and up-to-date information, head to CantonCharge.com or call 866-444-1944.
For 2017-18 Charge Nation Memberships, group outings, game day promotions and up-to-date information, head to CantonCharge.com or call 866-444-1944. The Canton Charge are part of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Quicken Loans Arena organization and are also owned by a group led by Cavaliers Chairman and Quicken Loans Founder and Chairman Dan Gilbert. The group also owns and operates the Cleveland Gladiators of the Arena Football League and the Cleveland Monsters of the American Hockey League, both of which play their games at Quicken Loans Arena in downtown Cleveland.
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