Pelicans Waive Zylan Cheatham, Jared Harper; Signal James Banks, Malcolm Hill
The New Orleans Pelicans introduced they’ve waived Zylan Cheatham and Jared Harper. New Orleans additionally introduced they signed James Banks and Malcolm Hill.
Cheatham signed in late-September for a second go-around with the Pelicans. He beforehand performed for the group through the 2019-20 season. Cheatham didn’t seem in any preseason video games for New Orleans.
Harper was additionally signed in late-September. He spent the earlier two seasons with the Phoenix Suns and New York Knicks on Two-Means contracts. Harper didn’t seem in any preseason video games for the Pelicans.
Banks went undrafted out of Georgia Tech on the 2020 NBA Draft. He then performed Israel through the 2020-21 season. The 6-foot-10 heart performed for the Cleveland Cavaliers at 2021 Las Vegas Summer season League.
Hill has performed professionally within the Philippines, Germany, Russia and Israel over the past 5 years. The 6-foot-6 wing performed for the Pelicans at 2021 Las Vegas Summer season League.
All 4 gamers are more likely to land with New Orleans G League group, the Birmingham Squadron, as Affiliate gamers following the preseason.