Trail Blazers Assign Gary Trent Jr To LEgends

Official Release | January 21, 2019

The Portland Trail Blazers have recalled guard Wade Baldwin IV from the Texas Legends and assigned guard Gary Trent Jr.

Trent Jr., 20, has appeared in seven regular season games for Portland this season, averaging 2.0 points, 0.6 rebounds, 0.1 assists in 4.7 minutes.  Selected by Sacramento with the 37th overall pick of the 2018 NBA Draft, Trent Jr. (6-6, 205) was acquired by the Trail Blazers in a draft day trade.

Trent Jr. played one year at Duke, averaging 14.5 points, 4.2 rebounds, 1.4 assists, and 1.2 steals.  The Minnesota native earned ACC Freshman of the Week twice and ACC Player of the Week while leading the Blue Devils to the NCAA Elite Eight.

Trent Jr. is expected to be in uniform as the Legends host the Iowa Wolves today at 3pm CT.  For tickets or information call 214-469-0822 or visit www.TexLegends.com.