Tyler Bey was one of many prime 40 gamers chosen in final yr’s draft, however has had an attention-grabbing begin to his NBA profession. The 6-foot-7 ahead was chosen with the No. 36 total decide within the 2020 NBA Draft and would in the end turn out to be a member of the Dallas Mavericks.
After one season with the Mavericks in a restricted function on a two-way deal, he was not prolonged a qualifying supply and have become a free agent earlier than being acquired by Houston.
With roster selections having to be made between now and the beginning of the season, the Rockets determined to half methods with the 23-year-old after just some weeks of buying him.
Nonetheless an intriguing younger prospect, Bey will definitely have the chance to be signed to a workforce’s coaching camp roster. If all goes effectively over the following few weeks, it wouldn’t be stunning to see Bey on a two-way contract or minimal deal someplace across the league for the 2021-22 season.
Final season within the G League, Bey averaged 15.1 factors and 9.2 rebounds per recreation, exhibiting simply how a lot potential he has.