Daniels agrees to terms on three-year deal with Grizzlies

Former Charlotte Hornets guard Troy Daniels (30) and Charlotte Hornets guard Jeremy Lin (7) talk during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Washington Wizards Sunday, April 10, 2016, in Washington. Daniels came to Memphis in a sign-and-trade with the Hornets. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies have acquired guard Troy Daniels and have agreed to terms with him on a three-year contract, according to tweets from the player and his representatives.

Priority Sports tweeted congratulations to Daniels on his three-year deal. Daniels confirmed in a tweet that “my journey will continue” with the Memphis Grizzlies.

The acquisition was first reported by Yahoo Sports, which said Daniels agreed to terms on a three-year, $10 million contract and came to Memphis in a sign-and-trade with the Charlotte Hornets. Daniels, 24, sent a tweet expressing his gratitude to Charlotte and calling the Hornets organization “first class.”

Daniels, a 6-foot-4 guard from VCU, averaged 5.6 points, 1.3 rebounds and 11.1 minutes in 43 games for Charlotte this past season.

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