Pistons Sign Ellenson to Rookie Contract

The Detroit Pistons have signed 2016 first-round draft pick Henry Ellenson to a rookie contract, the organization announced Tuesday.

The 18th overall selection, Ellenson, a 6-foot-11 forward out of Marquette, started in all five games for the Pistons during the Orlando Summer League this month, averaging 12.4 points and 7.4 rebounds per game.

An All-Big East first team pick during his freshman year in 2015-16, details of Ellenson’s contract have not been released.