More CanCon is on its way to the Toronto Raptors.
After going undrafted in Thursday's NBA Draft, Nova Scotia native Lindell Wiggington will get a shot with his home country's team.
According to HoopsHype's Alex Kennedy, Wigginton will sign a summer league deal with the defending NBA Champion Raptors joining Chris Boucher as the only two Canadians on the roster.
After going undrafted, Lindell Wigginton has signed a deal with the Toronto Raptors, per source.- Alex Kennedy (@AlexKennedyNBA) June 21, 2019
Wiggington played in 25 games this season for Iowa State averaging 13.5 points, 4.0 rebounds shooting 39% from three. He became the Cyclones' sixth man and one of the team's closers late in the season. His play earned him the Big12 Sixth Man of the Year award and he was also named to the Big 12 Championship All-Tournament Team.
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Fellow undrafted Canadians Simi Shittu, Oshae Brissett and Kyle Alexander all found summer league homes as well on Friday. Shittu will join B.C. native Brandon Clarke in Memphis, Brissett will join Burlington's Mfiondu Kabengele and Shai Gilgeous-Alexander with the Clippers and Alexander will play for the Miami Heat the same franchise Kelly Olynyk has starred for the past two seasons.
Canada update: Simi Shittu will play summer league with the Memphis Grizzlies. Lindell Wigginton will play summer league with the Toronto Raptors. O'Shae Brissett: summer league with the LA Clippers. Kyle Alexander summer league with Miami Heat. All will keep their options open- Jonathan Givony (@DraftExpress) June 21, 2019
The NBA's Summer League will now feature at least 11 Canadians with more expected to be added to rosters over the coming days.
|RJ Barrett||3rd overall||New York Knicks|
|Nickeil Alexander-Walker||17th overall||New Orleans Pelicans via Brooklyn Nets|
|Brandon Clarke||21st overall||Memphis Grizzlies via Oklahoma City Thunder|
|Mfiondu Kabengele||27th overall||Los Angeles Clippers via Brooklyn Nets|
|Ignas Brazdeikis||47th overall||New York Knicks via Sacramento Kings|
|Marial Shayok||54th overall||Philadelphia 76ers|
|Luguentz Dort||Undrafted||Oklahoma City Thunder|
|Lindell Wigginton||Undrafted||Toronto Raptors|
|Kyle Alexander||Undrafted||Miami Heat|
|Simi Shittu||Undrafted||Memphis Grizzlies|
|Oshae Brissett||Undrafted||Los Angeles Clippers|