PELICANS TRANSFER JOSH GRAY FROM THE ERIE BAYHAWKS
ERIE, PA – The New Orleans Pelicans announced today they have transferred Josh Gray from the Erie BayHawks.
Gray (6-1, 170) started in Erie’s season opener on Nov. 8, helping propel the BayHawks to a 113-97 victory over the College Park Skyhawks. In 36 minutes of action, Gray registered a game-high 28 points, a game-high tying six assist and six rebounds. The Lake Charles, La. native was first transferred from New Orleans on October 28, joining the BayHawks for the start of their training camp.
Gray signed his two-way contract with New Orleans on July 24.
The Erie BayHawks, presented by LECOM, are the NBA G League affiliate of the New Orleans Pelicans. The NBA G League, founded in 2001, is the NBA’s official minor league whose teams have direct affiliations to NBA franchises. The BayHawks, established in 2008, play their home games at Erie Insurance Arena and were one of the first teams in the G League to establish a marquee partnership. The BayHawks marquee partner, the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM), LECOM School of Dental Medicine and LECOM School of Pharmacy offer innovative and affordable education in osteopathic medicine, dentistry and pharmacy. From campuses in Erie, Pennsylvania, Greensburg, Pennsylvania and Bradenton, Florida, LECOM provides student-centered pathways to prepare the next generation of healthcare professionals. LECOM physicians serve as the BayHawks medical staff, the team practices at the state-of-the-art LECOM Medical Fitness & Wellness Center, and together the BayHawks and LECOM promote education, health and wellness throughout Erie County.