Justin Jackson Signs With Boston

Official Release | December 18, 2021

Texas Legends forward Justin Jackson has signed with the Boston Celtics on a hardship exemption the team announced today.

Jackson (6-8, 210, North Carolina) has appeared in 10 games for the Legends this season averaging 22.7 points, 7.7 rebounds, and 3.3 assists.  The NCAA and NBA Champion has led the Legends in scoring and/or rebounds seven times and currently holds the team’s season-highs in scoring, three-pointers made, and free throws made in a game.  Jackson also holds the league record for three-pointers this season with his 11-of-16 performance (41 points) against the Lakeland Magic Nov. 6th.

The Legends are currently at the 2021 NBA G League Winter Showcase in Las Vegas.  Fans can follow all the action at www.TexLegends.com.