Rio Grande Valley Vipers Acquire Returning Player Rights for RJ Hunter in Trade with Long Island

Official Release | October 20, 2017

Hidalgo, Texas, October 20, 2017 – The Rio Grande Valley Vipers acquired the returning player rights for RJ Hunter from the Long Island Nets in exchange for Rio Grande Valley’s 1st round pick in the 2018 NBA G League draft.

Hunter played in a total of 29 games during the 2016-17 NBA G League season with 18 starts. During the season RJ Hunter averaged 18.2 points (.388 FG%, .321 3pt%, .772 FT%), 2.6 rebounds and 3.3 assists between his time with Windy City Bulls and Long Island Nets.