Ottawa BlackJacks sign former NBA player Walter Lemon Jr.

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The Ottawa BlackJacks have signed Walter Lemon Jr., an American guard who has NBA experience.

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Lemon Jr. has averaged 16.4 points, 3.8 rebounds and 5.3 assists in 281 professional games in the NBA, NBA G League and in Israel, Turkey, Greece, Hungary and Germany.

Lemon Jr. played six games with the Chicago Bulls in 2019 and five games with the New Orleans Pelicans in 2018. As a member of the Bulls, he started three games and averaged 14.3 points, 4.5 rebounds and 5.0 assists. That same year, Lemon Jr. played 43 games in the NBA G League, split between the Windy City Bulls and the Maine Red Claws. I have finished the season ranked 15th in the league in scoring (20.9), second in assists (8.4) and sixth in steals (1.7). This past season, Lemon Jr. averaged 12.3 points and 6.2 assists in 32 games with the Fort Wayne Mad Ants in the NBA G League.

Lemon Jr. averaged 13.2 points in 130 games with the Bradley University Braves.

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