Philadelphia 76ers have waived Haywood Highsmith, the team announced today.
Highsmith began the 2018-19 season with the Delaware Blue Coats, the 76ers’ G League affiliate, before signing a two-way contract on Jan. 8.
In 46 G League games, he averaged 12.2 points, 6.9 rebounds, 2.7 assists and 1.2 steals in 32.2 minutes per contest. He appeared in five NBA games for Philadelphia.
Highsmith was acquired by the Blue Coats prior to the 2018-19 season after a four-year collegiate career at Wheeling Jesuit University in West Virginia. A Baltimore native, Highsmith was a participant in 2018 Philadelphia 76ers Summer League Minicamp.