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Trail Blazers sign Kris Dunn, Drew Eubanks for rest of season

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Mar 30, 2022; Portland, Oregon, USA; Portland Trail Blazers guard Kris Dunn (18) drives to the basket during the second half against the New Orleans Pelicans at Moda Center. The Pelicans won the game 117-107. Mandatory Credit: Troy Wayrynen-USA TODAY Sports
Credit: Troy Wayrynen-USA TODAY Sports

The Portland Trail Blazers signed guard Kris Dunn and big man Drew Eubanks for the remainder of the season under the NBA’s hardship exception rule.

The Trail Blazers have nine players listed as out on their injury report for Sunday’s road game against the San Antonio Spurs.

Dunn just finished his second 10-day contract with Portland. The 28-year-old is averaging 8.6 points, 5.4 assists and 3.1 rebounds in 11 games (one start) for the Trail Blazers.

In six NBA seasons, Dunn has career averages of 8.2 points, 4.2 assists and 3.3 rebounds in 242 games (127 starts) with four teams.

Eubanks has completed four 10-day contracts with Portland. The 25-year-old is averaging 14.1 points and 8.7 rebounds in 18 games (all starts). He has been filling in at center for injured Nusuf Jurkic (foot).

Counting 49 games this season with the Spurs, Eubanks has season averages of 7.2 points and 5.3 rebounds in 67 games (27 starts). Overall, he has career marks of 5.7 points and 4.3 rebounds in 166 NBA games (33 starts) over four campaigns.

Guards Damian Lillard (abdomen) and Anfernee Simons (knee) are among the other Portland players done for the season.

–Field Level Media