The Golden State Warriors signed guard/ahead L.J. Figueroa and waived guard Quinndary Weatherspoon on Wednesday, the workforce introduced.
Weatherspoon signed with the Warriors on Monday and performed one minute in Tuesday’s preseason recreation — a 111-99 win in opposition to the Lakers.
Weatherspoon, 25, appeared in 31 video games during the last two seasons with the San Antonio Spurs the place he averaged 1.9 factors in 6.4 minutes per recreation.
The Mississippi State alumnus frolicked during the last two seasons with the Austin Spurs, San Antonio’s G League affiliate. Weatherspoon averaged 14.9 factors, 3.8 rebounds, 5.1 assists and 1.05 steals in 29.1 minutes over 37 video games (35 begins) in Austin.
The 6-foot-3 guard was chosen forty ninth total by the San Antonio Spurs within the 2019 NBA Draft.
Figueroa, the 23-yr previous, 6-foot-6 guard, was an undrafted free agent from the University of Oregon. During his senior yr with the Ducks, he led the workforce averaging 6.1 rebounds. He appeared in 26 video games (21 begins), averaged 12.3 factors and 1.58 steals.
His school profession began at Odessa College in Odessa, Texas the place he garnered the Western Junior College Athletic Conference Player of the Year and Freshman of the Year honors.
He transferred to St. John’s his sophomore and junior years.
The Warriors roster is now at 20 gamers.