MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Heat acquired the rights to second-round pick James Ennis in a trade Thursday night with the Atlanta Hawks.
The Hawks acquired a future conditional second-round pick in the deal. Ennis was the No. 50 selection. Miami entered the draft without any picks.
The 6-foot-7 Ennis plays shooting guard and small forward and spent his first two collegiate seasons at junior colleges. He averaged 13.2 points with Long Beach State over the last two seasons, shooting 49 percent from the floor and 35 percent from 3-point range.
Ennis was the Big West’s player of the year this past season