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DeAndre Liggins inks 2-year contract with New Orleans Pelicans

The Pelicans continue to stock up on former Cats.

It looks like DeAndre Liggins will have a longer stay in New Orleans than first expected.

Liggins, 29, had signed a ten-day contract with New Orleans after the Pelicans gained an injury exception to their roster. According to, Liggins will make $582,120 the rest of the season, and that his second year for just under $1.8 million is non-guaranteed.

In four games with the Pelicans, Liggins has shot 7-9 from the field, including 3-4 from three, for 17 points, including four steals, four rebounds, three assists, and one block.

The Milwaukee Bucks waived Liggins on January 7th of this year. He spent time with the Cleveland Cavaliers and Dallas Mavericks during the 2016-17 NBA season, though he never earned a multi-year contract that was guaranteed.

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