Sixers waive forwards Highsmith and Miles, center Koumadje

Haywood Highsmith appeared in five games with the 76ers as a rookie last season.

The Philadelphia 76ers are waiving small forwards Haywood Highsmith and Isaiah Miles, and center Christ Koumadje, according to Keith Pompey of the Philadelphia Inquirer.

The moves will bring the roster to 17.

All three players are likely headed to the Delaware Blue Coats, the Sixers’ affiliate in the G League.

Highsmith is 6-foot-7 and went undrafted out of Wheeling Jesuit in 2018. He signed a two-way contract with the Sixers last season and has already played for the Blue Coats.

Miles is also 6-7 and went undrafted out of St. Joe’s in 2016. He has spent the last three seasons overseas.

Koumadje is 7-4 and went undrafted out of Florida State. He played for the Sixers in summer league.