Grizzlies sign Bryce Cotton for rest of season

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies have signed guard Bryce Cotton for the rest of the regular season under the NBA’s hardship roster rules.

The Grizzlies announced the move Monday. They have two more games before beginning the playoffs.

Cotton has made three appearances for Memphis since signing a 10-day contract April 1. He has played a total of six games and 34 minutes with the Grizzlies and Phoenix Suns this season.

Cotton played 15 games for the Utah Jazz last season. He played in college at Providence and spent time in the NBA D-League and Chinese Basketball Association.