Pacers sign ex-76ers guard McConnell, re-sign Sumner
McConnell, 27, played the first four seasons of his NBA career in Philadelphia, averaging 6.4 points, 4.7 assists and 1.3 steals per game as a pro. He played 76 games last season, averaging 6.4 points and 3.4 assists while shooting 52.5 percent from the field.
The 6-foot-2, 190-pound guard joined the 76ers after going undrafted in 2015. He played in college at Duquesne and then Arizona.
The Pacers also announced Monday they have re-signed Edmond Sumner, who began last season on a two-way contract with the Pacers before signing a new contract in February. He averaged 9.1 minutes while playing 23 games (two starts) for Indiana. The 6-5, 196-pound guard also ranked 11th in the NBA G League by averaging 22.1 points in 26 starts for the Fort Wayne Mad Ants.
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