UPDATE 11:45pm: In addition to the Layman signing detailed below, the Blazers have announced that they signed Evan Turner, a free agent guard most recently with the Boston Celtics. Terms of the deal were not disclosed officially but reports have them in the 4 year, $70 million range.
UPDATE 6:33pm: The Oregonian's Joe Freeman reports Layman's contract will be three years (two guaranteed) for a total of $2.7m:
Trail Blazers, Jake Layman agree to 3-year, $2.7 million contract (2 years are guaranteed): https://t.co/cns25JIshs— Joe Freeman (@BlazerFreeman) July 7, 2016
The Portland Trail Blazers have signed recently drafted forward Jake Layman to a 3-year contract, according to The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski.
Sources: Maryland's Jake Layman, the No. 47 pick in the 2016 NBA Draft, has agreed to a three-year deal with the Portland Trail Blazers.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) July 7, 2016
The Trail Blazers drafted Layman with the 47th pick of the 2016 draft, which they acquired from the Orlando Magic in exchange for $1.2 million in cash considerations and a future second round pick.
As a senior at Maryland, Layman averaged 11.6 points and 5.3 rebounds per game. He is included on the Trail Blazers' Las Vegas Summer League roster, so we will get a better look at him in a matter of days.