Team Selects Three Players in 2019 NBA G League Draft
The Memphis Hustle, the NBA G League affiliate of the Memphis Grizzlies, has finalized its 2019-20 training camp roster, the team announced today. Additionally, the team selected guard Shaqquan Aaron in the first round and guard Jimond Ivey and center Asauhn Dixon-Tatum in the second round of the 2019 NBA G League Draft.
Aaron (6-7, 195), played three seasons at Southern California (2016-19) after transferring from Louisville following the 2014-15 season. The Seattle native started all 33 games for the Trojans last season and averaged 8.3 points, 4.3 rebounds and 2.3 assists in 27.7 minutes per game while shooting 44.7 percent from the field and 36.9 percent from three-point range.
Ivey (6-5, 200) spent five seasons at Akron (2014-19), appearing in 33 games (32 starts) as a senior and totaling 11.9 points, 6.1 rebounds, 3.4 assists and 1.24 steals in 32.6 minutes per game.
Dixon-Tatum (7-0, 235) has five seasons of NBA G League experience with the Maine Red Claws, Salt Lake City Stars and Texas Legends and has also played professionally in Canada. The Auburn product appeared in 10 games (two starts) with the Legends last season, averaging 5.6 points, 4.1 rebounds and 1.10 blocks in 17.9 minutes per game.
The Hustle’s 2019 Training Camp begins on Monday, October 28 and all players and Head Coach Jason March will be available following training camp practices and at Media Day on Monday, Nov. 4 beginning at 11 a.m. immediately following Grizzlies shootaround in the Floor Seat Lounge at FedExForum.
Memphis’ complete training camp roster can be seen below:
Fans who want to support the Memphis Hustle by purchasing 2019-20 Season Tickets can do so by calling (901) 888-HOOP and pressing 6. Season Ticket Packages in the lower bowl start at just $10 per game and feature multiple Season Ticket Member benefits, including member discounts on gear and merchandise, playoff ticket priority for both the Memphis Hustle and Memphis Grizzlies, invitations to select Grizzlies games during the 2019-20 season and more. All-inclusive floor seats and tables are still available, with other ticket packages announced at a later date. Additionally, the Memphis Hustle are accepting $50 deposits for groups of 15-or-more. Single Game Tickets will be available for purchase starting this fall at all Ticketmaster locations, ticketmaster.com, the Landers Center Box Office, or by calling (901) 888-HOOP.