Hornets Recall Martin And McDaniels From The Swarm

By Charlotte Hornets | January 6, 2020

Charlotte Hornets President of Basketball Operations and General Manager Mitch Kupchak announced today that the team has recalled forwards Caleb Martin and Jalen McDaniels from the Greensboro Swarm, the team’s NBA G League affiliate.

Caleb Martin returns to Charlotte where he has appeared in five games for the Hornets in his rookie campaign and averaged 1.8 points, 1.0 rebounds and 0.6 assists in 6.4 minutes per game. Martin has appeared in 17 games for the Greensboro Swarm this season averaging 19.4 points, 5.9 rebounds, 3.8 assists and 1.4 steals in 35.1 minutes per game. Martin went undrafted in the 2019 NBA Draft and was signed by the Hornets on Oct. 19.

Jalen McDaniels has appeared in 20 games with the Swarm averaging 17.3 points, 7.7 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 2.2 steals in 32.4 minutes per game. The San Diego State product has appeared in two games for the Hornets totaling four points and a rebound in seven minutes of play. McDaniels was drafted with the 52nd overall selection of the 2019 NBA Draft by the Charlotte Hornets.

This concludes Caleb’s sixth and Jalen’s fifth G League assignment in the 2019-20 season.