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Scouting Report: Lorenzo Brown

by Cameron Schott

Jan 28, 2015 11:09 AM

Lorenzo Brown was due for a Call-Up after his impressive play at the D-League Showcase, where he earned First-Team honors. He might have the highest ceiling among D-League point guards, but will need to prove he can shoot it from three better this time around. Read more »

Tags: Lorenzo Brown, Minnesota Timberwolves, NBA, D-League

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Scouting Report: Chris Johnson

by Cameron Schott

Jan 28, 2015 11:06 AM

Chris Johnson is a classic glue guy. His upside is as a “3-and-D” corner specialist, but can still improve offensively. While he’s still raw, Johnson is averaging an impressive 20.1 points per game in the D-League to compliment his stellar defensive play. Read more »

Tags: Christapher Johnson, Utah Jazz, NBA, D-League

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Scouting Report: Tyrus Thomas

by Cameron Schott

Jan 23, 2015 11:12 AM

If he can play with intensity on both ends of the floor, Tyrus Thomas should be able to use his length to rebound, block shots, or score over defenders. It’s a low-risk, high-reward signing that could pay off for both sides. Read more »

Tags: Tyrus Thomas, Memphis Grizzlies, NBA, D-League

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Scouting Report: Andre Dawkins

by Cameron Schott

Andre Dawkins will try to follow the paths of elite D-League shooters like Danny Green or Troy Daniels at the next level, carving a niche as an NBA sharpshooter. Read more »
RealGM's D-League Showcase Wrap-Up

by Cameron Schott

We split the honors into “All-Prospect” and “All-Assignee” teams to prevent an overlap from D-League players looking for a Call-Up and NBA players competing in the event. Read more »
Scouting Report: James Michael McAdoo

by Cameron Schott

While James Michael McAdoo didn't live up to the expectations that he received coming out of high school, he does show NBA potential as an athletic pick-and-roll power forward. Read more »
Scouting Report: Quincy Miller

by Cameron Schott

Quincy Miller was the best prospect in the D-League after averaging 26.3 points per game and has a chance to stick with an NBA roster. He’s a versatile offensive player that can handle, shoot, and drive. Defensively, he blocks shots and can get out to run the floor. Read more »
Scouting Report: JaMychal Green

by Cameron Schott

JaMychal Green is a productive, high-energy power forward that will make his greatest impact in the pick-and-roll. With Jeff Ayres, Aron Baynes and Matt Bonner in the final years of their contract, Green has a chance to prove he can contribute and earn a roster spot for not only this year but long-term. Read more »
Scouting Report: Larry Drew II

by Cameron Schott

With the 76ers lacking a backup point guard, Larry Drew II will see plenty of minutes immediately. He brings a different demeanor to the position as a pass-first floor general with a good feel for the game. Read more »
Scouting Report: Dahntay Jones

by Cameron Schott

It’s rare to find a D-League product with the experience of Dahntay Jones. He should help immediately on the wing for the Clippers and could add some leadership during his stint. Read more »
Scouting Report: Tyler Johnson

by Cameron Schott

Tyler Johnson was a near unknown before Summer League, but seemed to take advantage of every opportunity available. He could become a fan favorite as an athletic shooter that provides highlight reel dunks. Read more »
Prospect Report: Elliot Williams

by Cameron Schott

As a former first round pick that’s still just 25 years old, Elliot Williams is a good prospect to take a chance on. He averaged 21.3 points per game for Santa Cruz and is effective in transition. Read more »
Scouting Report: Langston Galloway

by Cameron Schott

After being around the organization for practically the entire offseason, Langston Galloway will have a good understanding of the system. If he can shoot it well enough and defend at a high level, Galloway could find a niche with the Knicks. Read more »
Scouting Report: Elijah Millsap

by Cameron Schott

If Elijah Millsap shoots it well enough from deep, he could be another “3-and-D” prospect in the making. Read more »
How James Johnson Resurrected His NBA Career, Choosing D-League Instead Of Overseas

by Shams Charania

From out of the NBA and nearly overseas, to becoming a top contributor with the Grizzlies last season and a guaranteed $5 million deal now with Toronto, James Johnson is the best case going of career resurgence. Read more »
Aquille Carr's Second Chance

by Shams Charania

Upon his release from the D-League, Aquille Carr started a purifying process around him, eliminating distractions and creating a gym regimen. Read more »
Kevin Murphy Working Towards Another NBA Opportunity

by Cameron Schott

At this point, Kevin Murphy has done basically all he can do to earn a 10-day contract in the NBA. He hopes to continue winning in Boise for the time being, but the obvious goal is to earn another chance in the NBA. Read more »
RealGM's D-League Weekly Wrap-Up (Jan. 12-Jan.19)

by Cameron Schott

RealGM will be compiling D-League Weekly Wrap-Ups for the rest of the season. Here’s our first edition, featuring a heavy dose of information compiled from January 12th to 19th, starring Devin Ebanks, Rodney Martholomew, Ike Diogu, Tiny Gallon and more. Read more »
Beverley, Lin And The Rockets' Meritocracy

by Jonathan Tjarks

Patrick Beverley could be the Rockets' point guard of the future, a tremendous coup considering how they acquired him. He’s the new poster boy for the benefits of mining Europe for talent as well as a walking embarrassment for every point guard-hungry team in the league. Read more »
If Pro Sports Were Actually Run Like A Business..

by Jonathan Tjarks

Franchise relocation is a race to the bottom that pits city against city, which owners of all four major professional sports leagues in North America have used to their benefit. Read more »