76ers add guard Milton on two-way pact

Shake Milton signed a two-way contract with the 76ers on Thursday.

The Philadelphia 76ers have signed guard Shake Milton to a two-way contract, according to the team.

Milton, a 6-foot-6, 205-pound guard out of Southern Methodist University, was the 54th overall selection in the NBA draft by the Dallas Mavericks, then traded to Philadelphia for Kostas Antetokounmpo and Ray Spalding.

At SMU, Milton averaged 18.0 points, 4.7 rebounds and 4.4 assists in 2017-18, his junior season improved his scoring and rebounding averages in each of his three seasons with the Mustangs. For his collegiate career, he appeared in 87 games (80 starts) and posted 13.4 points, 3.9 rebounds, 3.9 assists and 1.1 steals in 34.7 minutes per contest.