Edge Re-Sign Desmond Lee and Jarryn Skeete

Edge Re-Sign Desmond Lee and Jarryn Skeete

Edge agree to terms with Desmond Lee and Jarryn Skeete 

St. John's, NL –St. John's Edge Interim General Manager Carl English announced today that the club has re-signed Desmond Lee and Jarryn Skeete to one-year, NBL Canada contracts.

Lee, 6-foot-4, 200 pounds appeared in 49 games for the Edge last season and averaged 10.7 points, 6.1 rebounds, 1.6 assists and 28.8 minutes per game. He shot .462 (139-for-366) from the field, .367 (58-for-158) from three-point range and .726 (127-for-175) at the free throw line. Lee was the named the defensive player of the year by the Edge during the 2017-18 inaugural season.  

Skeete, 6-foot-3, 175 pounds also appeared in 49 for the Edge games last season and averaged 4.7 points, 1.4 rebounds, 1.8 assists and 14.4 minutes per game. He shot .427 (79-for-185) from the field, .406 (43-for-106) from three-point range and .73 (27-for-37) at the free throw line. Skeete was awarded the Fans Choice Award last season.

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