DeAnthony Melton, Delon Wright, dominated the Drew League Playoffs over the weekend
One of the newest members of the Philadelphia 76ers, DeAnthony Melton, is currently playing in the Drew League playoffs as a member of the Hometown Favorites.
Melton, alongside Delon Wright, combined for 40 points to lead their team to a win in the playoffs.
DeAnthony Melton: 26 PTS, 6 REB, 5 AST, 3 STL
Delon Wright: 14 PTS, 5 STL
The 76ers acquired guard De’Anthony Melton from Memphis for the No. 23 overall pick and Danny Green during the NBA Draft. Melton, 24, is a former second-round selection who was originally drafted by Sixers president Daryl Morey in Houston.
DeAnthony Melton hit the brakes, knocks down mid-range jumper
Four years later, he’s now back with Morey in Philadelphia, and will definitely be an upgrade to the bench that lacked depth last season.
DeAnthony Melton Splits Defenders
In 2022, Melton posted career-highs in points per game (10.8) and rebounds per game (4.5). He’s a strong, versatile player who can play both guard positions and defend. Melton has shot 39% from three on just under five attempts/game over the last two seasons.