The Bakersfield Jam are the hottest team in the NBA D-League and they will look to stay that way when they host the Canton Charge on Thursday night. The Jam have won four straight games and can climb back to the .500 mark with a win over the Charge.
Canton is 9-4 and currently leading the East division. They snapped a three-game losing streak with a 107-94 win over Erie on Sunday. Kevin Jones led the way with 21 points and nine rebounds. Jones is currently rated as the No. 13 prospect in the D-League. The Charge also feature Cleveland draft pick Sergey Karasev who has had a hard time getting minutes with the Cavs. Karasev has played in three games with the Charge and is averaging 14.7 points while shooting 44 percent from three-point range.
Game date/time: Thursday, January 2, 10 p.m.
Location: Dignity Health Events Center, Bakersfield, California