Hornets Sign D-League Call Up O’Braynt To Multi-Year Contract

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Charlotte Hornets have signed forward Johnny O’Bryant to a multi-year deal according to General Manager Rich Cho.

The 6 foot 9 inch O’bryant was called up from the D-League and previously signed 10-day contracts with the Hornets on February 24th and March 6th.   He has averaged 4.5 points and 2 rebounds in limited playing time with the Hornets.

O’bryant averaged 18 points and 9 rebounds and was selected as a D-League All-Star in 25 games this season with the Northern Arizona Suns.

The Milwaukee Bucks drafted O’Bryant out of LSU with the 36th pick of the 2014 NBA Draft.