Wisconsin Herd Acquires Rights to Ricky Ledo and Gary Neal

By msteinberg | January 23, 2018

The Wisconsin Herd, the NBA G League affiliate of the Milwaukee Bucks, obtained the NBA G League rights to Ricky Ledo and Gary Neal from the Reno Bighorns in exchange for the rights to Cady Lalanne and Tyler Harvey. The Herd acquired the rights to Lalanne and Harvey through the 2017 NBA G League Expansion Draft.

Ledo (6-7, 197 pounds) was the Bucks’ 13th selection in the second round of the 2013 NBA Draft. The Providence product played 19 games (13 starts) with Anadolu Efes in the Euroleague and BSL this season and is averaging 9.3 points, 4.3 rebounds and 2.0 assists per game. Ledo brings NBA experience with the Dallas Mavericks (2013-14, 2014-15) and the New York Knicks (2014-15). He appeared in 65 games (49 starts) with the Texas Legends (2013-15) and 50 games (49 starts) with the Reno Bighorns (2015-16) and averaged 17.2 points, 5.7 rebounds and 3.2 assists per game throughout his NBA G League career.

Neal (6-4, 210 pounds) has seven years of NBA service and appeared in 30 games with the Bucks (2013-14). Neal is currently playing in Spain with Tecnyconta Zaragoza, where he is averaging 17.4 points, 3.1 assists and 2.1 rebounds per game.  Neal appeared in nine games during the 2016-17 NBA G League season, splitting time between the Westchester Knicks, the Texas Legends and the Reno Bighorns.

The Wisconsin Herd faces the Erie BayHawks in a School Day Matinee on Wednesday, Jan. 24, at Menominee Nation Arena. Single-game tickets for all Herd home games are available online, over the phone (800-895-0071), at Menominee Nation Arena’s box office (1212 S. Main Street, Oshkosh) and at the Resch Center Box Office (1901 S. Oneida Street, Green Bay).