Mar 06, 2014 11:46 AM EST
The Oklahoma City Thunder will sign Reggie Williams to a 10-day contract.
Williams, a 6-foot-6 sharpshooter with four years of NBA experience, is being called up from the Thunder-owned Tulsa 66ers of the NBA Development League.
Williams went undrafted in 2007 out of Virginia Military Institute.
Williams is averaging 21.1 points per game for the 66ers this season.
Mar 06, 2014 11:35 AM EST
Kevin Jones will sign with San Miguel Beermen in the Philippines for the remainder of the season, a league source tells RealGM.
Jones was playing for the Canton Charge of the D-League, averaging 16.9 points and 8.0 rebounds in 30.5 minutes per game.
Jones appeared in 32 games with the Cleveland Cavaliers in the 12-13 season.
Mar 05, 2014 9:17 PM EST
The Sacramento Kings will sign Royce White to a 10-day contract and immediately assign him to the Reno Big Horns of the D-League.
The Kings will have four games to evaluate White and if his stint goes well, they will likely sign him to a second 10-day deal to join the NBA team.
White is expected to practice with the Big Horns on Thursday in Reno.
Mar 05, 2014 3:06 PM EST
The Cleveland Cavaliers have assigned guard/forward Sergey Karasev to the Canton Charge of the NBA D-League.
Karasev has appeared in 12 games for the Charge with averages of 13.1 points, 4.3 rebounds, 2.4 assists and 1.2 steals in 30.0 minutes per game.
Mar 05, 2014 1:03 PM EST
The Toronto Raptors have reassigned guard Dwight Buycks to the Bakersfield Jam of the NBA Development League. Buycks will continue to be included on the Raptors’ roster and will remain on the team’s inactive list.
This is Buycks’ second stint with the Jam this season. He appeared in five games from January 4-11, averaging 12.4 points, 4.0 assists and 26.4 minutes. He scored in double figures three times, including 19 points January 4 against the L.A. D-Fenders.
Buycks has appeared in 13 games for the Raptors this season recording 41 points, 10 assists, 20 rebounds and six steals in 124 minutes. He posted a season-best 10 points, five rebounds, three assists and three steals December 10 versus San Antonio.
Mar 04, 2014 10:05 PM EST
he Dallas Mavericks assigned rookie guard Gal Mekel to the Texas Legends of the NBA Development League on Tuesday.
Mekel is averaging 2.4 points, 2.1 assists and 9.6 minutes in 30 games this season.
Mekel has missed the last 21 games of the season after undergoing arthroscopic surgery to address a torn lateral meniscus in his right knee.
Mar 04, 2014 2:52 PM EST
The Erie Bayhawks have released Chris Smith.
Smith began the season with the New York Knicks under controversial circumstances as the younger brother of J.R. Smith.
Prior to his release, a source says that Smith had already left the team due to having issue with his playing time.
Mar 03, 2014 6:04 PM EST
Tulsa 66ers’ guard Mustafa Shakur has been named NBA Development League Player of the Month for games played in February.
Shakur (6-3, 190, Arizona) led Tulsa to a league-best 8-2 record, including a 5-1 record on the road and a five game winning streak following the All-Star break. He averaged 20.4 points on .462 shooting, to go along with 7.1 assists, 4.9 rebounds and 3.0 steals. His 30 steals in February were a league best. Shakur scored in double figures in all 10 games, including five games where he scored at least 20 points.
On Feb. 11, Shakur posted career highs with 32 points and 11 rebounds vs. the Iowa Energy. It was one of his four double-doubles for the month (three points-assists and one points-rebounds). On Feb. 8 and Feb. 21, Shakur recorded season-highs with 12 assists, in a 102-95 win over the Delaware 87ers and 144-120 victory over the Rio Grande Valley Vipers, respectively.
Mar 03, 2014 3:12 PM EST
The Tulsa 66ers’ Reggie Williams has been named NBA Development League Performer of the Week for games played Monday, Feb. 24 – Sunday, March 3.
Williams, a 6-6, 210-pound guard from Virginia Military Institute, helped Tulsa to a 3-0 week and averaged 25.3 points, 7.8 rebounds, 4.3 assists and 2.3 steals. He shot .549 from the floor and connected on 12-of-22 three-point attempts.
On the season, Williams is averaging 20.6 points, 5.3 rebounds, 5.0 assists and 1.6 steals.
Other top performers considered include Austin’s Flip Murray, Canton’s Kevin Jones, Los Angeles’ Manny Harris, Maine’s Abdul Gaddy, Rio Grande Valley’s Robert Covington, Santa Cruz’s Dominic McGuire, Sioux Falls’ Henry Walker and Springfield’s Willie Reed.
Mar 02, 2014 4:54 PM EST
The Los Angeles Lakers have recalled Xavier Henry from the Los Angeles D-Fenders of the NBA D-League.
Henry played two games with the D-Fenders.
Jarvis Varnado was named a D-League All-Star for the Iowa Energy.
Chris Babb is expected to sign the deal on Friday or Saturday.
Xavier Henry has missed the last 27 games due to a right knee injury.
This marks Glen Rice Jr.'s second assignment to Iowa this season.
Tiny Gallon has had a strong season in the D-League with Delaware.
DeAndre Liggins was previously with the Sioux Falls Skyforce, D-League affiliate of the Heat.
Dee Bost averaged a 20.5-point, 14.5-assist, 11.5-rebound triple-double last week while shooting 36 percent from the floor.
Ike Diogu played with the Knicks in training camp.
Arinze Onuaku has appeared in 26 games for the Canton Charge this season.
The Warriors have signed Hilton Armstrong to a 10-day contract.
Jared Cunningham has appeared in five games with the Hawks this season.
Pierre Jackson's draft rights are owned by the Pelicans and he has emerged this season in the D-League.
Andre Roberson posted 19 points, 11 rebounds and five steals in Tulsa's game on Tuesday night.
Jarvis Varnado is averaging 14 points, 11 rebounds and 4.7 blocks per game for the Iowa Energy of the D-League.
The Rockets have re-assigned Isaiah Canaan to the Rio Grande Valley Vipers of the NBA D-League.
Robert Covington scored 33 points, a new D-League All-Star Game record.
Pierre Jackson is averaging 29.1 points, 3.6 rebounds, and 6.2 assists per game for Idaho.
This is the third time Pierre Jackson has been named NBA Development League Performer of the Week this season.
Tiny Gallon has received and rejected a nearly six-figure proposal from Liaoning in the Chinese Basketball Association, sources told RealGM.
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