WNY Native signs 10 day Deal With Atlanta Hawks!
Yo huge major Shout out to Jaylen Morris!
I met Jay at a Canisius high school summer camp KIP a long time ago times flies when you doing what you destined to do and thats definitely what Jaylen has done
Former St. Joe's Basketball player in high school then a 4 year Starter at a Division II College Molloy and on top of all of that Earned 2017 East Coast Conference First team honors as a Senior.
1st player to make it to the NBA from Molloy
2nd player from the East Coast Conference to make it to the NBA
Jaylen started in 39 games this year with Atlanta's G-League affiliate in Erie, Pa. Erie BayHawks, Started (Of course, Bro Nice on the court) and Averaged 12.6 points per game
I think he’s somebody that is just a good overall player,” “He’s showed good athleticism and kind of an I.Q. and ability to play multiple positions. He’s even played the backup point guard in Erie when Josh (Magette) and people have been gone, which it is not his position but just the fact that he can do it in short (term). Now (it’s) can he continue to work and improve as a defender and a shooter. He’s been a real good player for us in the G League.”
-Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer said.
Jaylen Made his NBA Debut against the Pacers. and by the end of the first quarter he’d scored his first basket.
“That was a dream come true to come here, be here for a day and play on the biggest level,”
Continue to be great bro !