The Brooklyn Nets have signed ahead Kessler Edwards to a Two-Means contract.
Edwards (6’8”, 215) was chosen with the forty fourth decide within the second spherical of the 2021 NBA Draft by Brooklyn after a three-year (2018-21) collegiate profession at Pepperdine. In 93 profession video games (85 begins) for the Waves, Edwards registered averages of 13.4 factors on 47.7 p.c taking pictures from the sphere, 38.7 p.c taking pictures from 3-point vary and 78.8 p.c taking pictures from the free-throw line, 6.6 rebounds, 1.2 assists, 1.4 blocks and 1.0 steals in 32.0 minutes per sport. As a junior, he noticed motion in 27 video games (26 begins), posting averages of 17.2 factors, 6.8 rebounds, 1.2 assists, 1.2 blocks and 1.0 steals in 33.9 minutes per contest. Edwards was an All-WCC First Workforce choice as a junior, All-WCC Second Workforce choice as a sophomore and was named to the WCC All-Freshman staff after his first season. The 20-year-old completed his collegiate profession in Pepperdine’s prime 10 in blocked photographs (127), free-throw share (78.8 p.c) and 3-pointers made (148).