CANTON – In a pair of roster moves, Canton Charge C Kendrick Perkins has opted to retire from the NBA G League, while the team has also acquired F/C Grant Jerrett as a returning player.
“Perk was an invaluable asset and our team was very fortunate to have his leadership and presence throughout the season,” said Charge General Manager Brendon Yu. “We wish him the best of luck as he prepares for the next step in his career and will fondly remember his time in Canton.”
Perkins (6-10, 270, Clifton J. Ozen HS) played in 27 games for the Charge this season (17 starts) and averaged 8.7 points on .532 shooting with 7.1 rebounds in 21.2 rebounds per game. Jerrett (6-10, 232, Arizona) played in 10 games for Canton last season (nine starts) and averaged 12.8 points and 7.2 rebounds in 37.0 minutes per game.
The Charge continue their road trip with the first of a back-to-back against the Windy City Bulls (Chicago Bulls) tonight at 8:00 PM. The Charge return home on Wednesday, February 21st vs. the Oklahoma City Blue (Oklahoma City Thunder) at 7:00 PM. 2018-19 Charge Nation Memberships are on sale NOW! Place your $100 per seat initial payment today and receive the rest of the 2017-18 season for FREE in addition to all the other great benefits of being a Charge Nation Member. Visit CantonCharge.com or call 866-444-1944 to sign up today.
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