HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL – The Windy City Bulls, the NBA G League affiliate of the Chicago Bulls, announced today that guard/forward Jarell Eddie has signed a 10-day contract with the Chicago Bulls. Eddie becomes the first player in Windy City franchise history to sign an NBA contract with Chicago and is scheduled to join the Bulls following the conclusion of Windy City’s current road trip this weekend.
Eddie (6-7, 218) has 33 games of NBA experience and has spent time with the Washington Wizards (2015-16), Phoenix Suns (2016-17) and Boston Celtics (2017-18). He holds averages of 2.6 points and 0.9 rebounds in 6.5 minutes per game, while garnering shooting percentages of .306 from the field, .297 from the three-point line and .941 at the free throw line.
This season, Eddie has appeared in 19 games (18 starts) for Windy City, collecting averages of 16.7 points, 4.6 rebounds and 1.8 assists in 35.3 minutes of action. He’s posted shooting percentages of .474 overall, .466 from three and, .922 at the line, while ranking second in three-point percentage and fourth in free throw shooting. Eddie is the only player shooting 45 percent or higher from the field and three, while shooting over 90 percent at the free throw line.
Eddie has spent parts of four seasons in the G League, appearing in 119 games (72 starts) with the Austin Spurs and Windy City Bulls. For his career, he owns averages of 14.1 points, 3.9 rebounds and 1.3 assists and has shot .462 from the field, .447 from three and .886 at the charity stripe
Eddie becomes the first player in Windy City franchise history to player to sign with Chicago. Windy City continues its east coast road trip tomorrow evening against the Long Island Nets. For up-to-date information and to purchase tickets to a future home game, visit WindyCityBulls.com.