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Sixers Sign Dewayne Dedmon to Second 10-Day Contract

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The Philadelphia 76ers signed former USC center, Dewayne Dedmon, to his second 10-day contract today.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"><p>.<a href="https://twitter.com/dedmon_21">@dedmon_21</a> all smiles after inking his second 10-day contract. Interview to come on <a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%23Sixers&amp;src=hash">#Sixers</a>.com <a href="http://t.co/mL3CGyexLX">pic.twitter.com/mL3CGyexLX</a></p>&mdash; Philadelphia 76ers (@Sixers) <a href="https://twitter.com/Sixers/statuses/426759521135259648">January 24, 2014</a></blockquote><script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>WATCH: <a href="https://twitter.com/dedmon_21">@dedmon_21</a> talks about signing his second 10-day contract – <a href="http://t.co/kZ1QZhp0Qv">http://t.co/kZ1QZhp0Qv</a></p>&mdash; Philadelphia 76ers (@Sixers) <a href="https://twitter.com/Sixers/statuses/426766504919838720">January 24, 2014</a></blockquote>

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Dedmon had originally signed his first 10-day with the team on Jan. 14, 2014. At the time of his initial signing, he was the 12th Gatorade Call-Up of the 2013-14 NBA D-League season.

The 7-footer has appeared in five games for the Sixers, averaging 3.6 points, 5.8 rebounds and 1.0 blocks on 50.0 percent field goals.

He previously spent time in the NBA D-League with the Santa Cruz Warriors appearing in and starting 15 games, while averaging 15.2 points, 13.5 rebounds and 2.3 blocks on 54.1 percent shooting from the floor.

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