The New Orleans Pelicans announced today that the team has signed guard/forward Anthony Brown. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. Brown, 6-7, 211, most recently played for the Erie BayHawks of the NBA Development League after being selected by the club with the first overall pick in the 2016 NBA D-League Draft. Brown appeared in three games for Erie, averaging 29.3 points on .558 shooting from the field, including .650 from three-point range, 4.3 rebounds and 4.3 assists in 41.5 minutes per game. Brown’s signing from the D-League marks the third GATORADE Call-Up of the season.
Mark Medina: Can confirm @Marc Stein report that Pelicans will sign former Lakers guard/forward Anthony Brown.
Marc Stein: The Pelicans are closing in on the signing of former Lakers guard Anthony Brown out of the @nbadleague, according to league sources
Ramona Shelburne: Remember when the Lakers cut Anthony Brown at the end of the preseason? The Pelicans are bringing him up from the DLeague, per source.
Chris Reichert: The Erie BayHawks are indeed expected to select former Laker Anthony Brown with the 1st pick in the NBADL Draft, per league sources
Adam Johnson: Former LA Laker Anthony Brown has signed an NBADL contract and will be draft eligible on Sunday, league source tells D-League Digest.