The Phoenix Suns will convert guard Mike James from a two-way contract to a regular roster player, according to a report by ESPN.
James, a 28-year-old rookie, is averaging 10.5 points and 4.0 assists in 26 games (10 starts) this season for the Suns.
As ESPN reports, Phoenix will have to waive a player or make a trade to add James. The roster move could come before the Suns gather for shootaround Thursday.
The Suns have decided to convert guard Mike James from a two-way contract to a regular roster player, league sources tell ESPN. Suns still working on creating roster spot, plan to make move by Thursday morning.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) December 7, 2017
James is shooting 38.7 percent from the field and 27.5 percent from three. The Suns have a record of 9-17.