Celtics reportedly conform to coaching camp cope with DJ Steward


Steward impressed with the 76ers throughout Summer time League motion.

DJ Steward drives throughout a Summer time League recreation. Rick Bowmer/AP Photograph

DJ Steward is reportedly becoming a member of the Celtics on a coaching camp deal.

In accordance with ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, the previous Duke guard will compete for a two-way contract.

The 21-year-old Steward (6-foot-2, 163 kilos) averaged 13 factors, 3.9 rebounds, 2.4 assists, and 1.1 steals in his lone season with the Blue Devils in 2020-21.

He contributed 14.6 factors, 4 rebounds, and 4 assists for the Stockton Kings within the G-League two years in the past and 12 factors, 4.3 assists, and a pair of.7 rebounds this previous season.

In Summer time League this yr, he put up 14.1 factors per recreation on 48 % taking pictures for the 76ers.

He’s a rangy, athletic playmaker who can rating in any respect ranges and performs laborious on protection.