The Philadelphia 76ers have signed guard Justin Robinson.
The Sixers’ G League affiliate team, the Delaware Blue Coats, signed Robinson, who is listed at 6-foot-1, 195 lbs., on January 21 off the waiver wire. Now he’s moved on up to the Sixers. It’s reportedly an Exhibit 10 contract.
Last season, his rookie year, Robinson played in 33 G League games (24 starts) with Delaware and the Capital City Go-Go, for an average of 14.2 points, 3.5 rebounds, 6.2 assists and 1.4 steals in 31.2 minutes per game. Robinson’s 6.2 assists per game was fourth best among rookies. Robinson also played in nine NBA games as a member of the Washington Wizards.
Robinson played four years of college hoops at Virginia Tech. As a college senior in 2018-19, he averaged 13.5 points, 5.0 assists and 1.6 steals in 29.6 minutes per contest and finished his career as the school’s all-time leader in assists (562).