The Portland Trail Blazers are guaranteeing the contract of Dennis Smith Jr. for the remainder of the season.

Smith has averaged 5.4 points, 2.4 rebounds and 3.3 assists in 17.2 minutes over 19 games with the Blazers this season.

As a starter, Smith is averaging 15.3 points, 5.3 rebounds and 6.0 assists in three games.