Clippers recall Branden Dawson, do not retain Alex Stepheson

Branden Dawson

Branden Dawson/Photo courtesy of Los Angeles Clippers


The Clippers recalled power forward Branden Dawson from the Erie BayHawks of the NBA Development League. Dawson played six games for the BayHawks and averaged 19.2 points, 9.2 rebounds, 2.2 steals and 1.2 blocks in 31.3 minutes.

It was Dawson’s fourth D-League assignment this season.

Also, the second 10-day contract of power forward Alex Stepheson expired on Saturday and coach Doc Rivers said he will not be retained. Stepheson, out of Harvard-Westlake High, played a total of 12 minutes in four games for the Clippers.