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Pierre Jackson Likely To Play For Pelicans' Summer League Team

Pierre Jackson is expected to play for the Summer League team of the New Orleans Pelicans this July.

Jackson's draft rights are owned by the Pelicans, but he left the D-League to play in Turkey after the trade deadline.

Jackson had been one of the D-League's most productive players, but the Pelicans didn't have a roster spot available for him.

Via Marc J. Spears/Yahoo! Sports

James Nunnally Signing 10-Day Contract With 76ers

D-League forward James Nunnally will sign a 10-day contract with the Philadelphia 76ers on Sunday, league sources told RealGM.

Nunnally, who has averaged 18.1 points and 4.5 rebounds with the Bakersfield Jam and Texas Legends this season, worked out for the 76ers on Tuesday.

A 6-foot-7 wing shooter, Nunnally earned two 10-day contracts with the Atlanta Hawks in January. He scored 18 points and grabbed eight rebounds in 54 minutes of action with the Hawks.

Nunnally played four collegiate seasons at UC Santa Barbara.

The 76ers are 15-51, losers of 20 consecutive games, and have intended to use their 15th roster spot as a tryout opportunity for young players.

Via Shams Charania/RealGM

Mustafa Shakur Signs 10-Day Contract With Thunder

Mustafa Shakur has signed a 10-day contract with the Oklahoma City Thunder.

Shakur has appeared in 37 games (36 starts) with the Erie BayHawks and Tulsa 66ers this season, averaging 16.7 points, 6.1 assists, 4.2 rebounds and 1.92 steals in 34.4 minutes per contest.

Shakur (6-3, 190), has appeared in 37 games (36 starts) with the Erie BayHawks and Tulsa 66ers this season, averaging 16.7 points, 6.1 assists, 4.2 rebounds and 1.92 steals in 34.4 minutes per contest.
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Via RealGM Staff Report

Austin Daye Recalled To Spurs

The San Antonio Spurs have recalled Austin Daye from the Austin Toros of the NBA Development League.

In Saturday night’s contest against the Rio Grande Valley Vipers, Daye posted 27 points, 13 rebounds, 3 assists and 2 blocked shots in 40 minutes.

Blazers Recall Allen Crabbe From Idaho

The Portland Trail Blazers have recalled Allen Crabbe from the Idaho Stampede of the NBA D-League.

Crabbe has played 12 games for the Blazers this season.

Via RealGM Staff Report

Reggie Williams Not Offered 2nd 10-Day Contract From Thunder

The Oklahoma City Thunder won't sign Reggie Williams to a second 10-day contract with his first one expiring on Saturday, a league source tells RealGM.

Williams will return to the Tulsa 66ers of the D-League.

Williams is averaging 20.5 points, 5.7 rebounds and 5.0 assists per game in the D-League.

Via Shams Charania/RealGM

76ers Assign Arnett Moultrie To D-League

The Philadelphia 76ers have assigned forward Arnett Moultrie to the Delaware 87ers of the NBA Development League, the team announced on Saturday.

This marks Moultrie’s second assignment to Delaware.

Via RealGM Staff Report

Mavericks Recall Larkin From Legends, Assign Mekel

The Dallas Mavericks have assigned Gal Mekel to the Texas Legends while recalling Shane Larkin.

In four games with the Legends this season, Larkin has averaged 15.3 points, 8.3 assists, and 4.8 rebounds in 35.8 minutes. He has played in 42 games for the Mavericks and is averaging 2.9 points and 1.6 assists in 11.1 minutes per contest.

Mekel has played in three Legends games and has averages of 9.3 points, 3.0 rebounds, 6.3 assists and 1.3 steals in 27.7 minutes.

Via RealGM Staff Report

Spurs Assign Austin Daye To D-League

The San Antonio Spurs have assigned forward Austin Daye to the Austin Toros of the NBA Development League.

This will mark Daye’s first assignment to the Toros this season.

Daye has appeared in two games this season for the Spurs since being acquired on Feb. 20, averaging 3.0 points in 1.5 minutes per contest.

Via RealGM Staff Report

Bucks Sign Chris Wright To 10-Day Contract

The Milwaukee Bucks have signed free-agent forward Chris Wright (6-8, 225) to a 10-day contract.

Wright joins the Bucks from the D-League’s Maine Red Claws, where he’s appeared in 38 games this season and posted averages of 19.5 points (ranks 13th in D-League) and 8.1 rebounds per contest. He’s notched 13 double-doubles on the year, including six in his last eight appearances. Wright also played for the Red Claws during the 2012-13 season, when he average 18.1 points and 8.9 rebounds per game, and has been named to the D-League All-Star Game in both of his seasons in Maine.

Via RealGM Staff Report

Bobcats To Work Out Ike Diogu, Mickell Gladness, Denzel Bowles

The Bobcats will work out Ike Diogu, Mickell Gladness and Denzel Bowles on Thursday afternoon, league sources told RealGM.

Blazers Assign Allen Crabbe To D-League

This will mark Allen Crabbe's first D-League assignment of the season.

Source: Karron Johnson Signs D-League Contract

Karron Johnson has signed a contract with the D-League, a source tells RealGM.

Damion James Named D-League Player Of The Week

Damion James averaged 24.7 points to go with 14.7 rebounds, 2.0 assists, 1.7 steals and 1.7 blocks.

Knicks Purchase D-League Franchise To Operate In New York

The Knicks have acquired the right to operate an NBA D-League team that will play in White Plains, New York.

Raptors Recall Dwight Buycks From D-League

Dwight Buycks is averaging 15.4 points, 2.9 rebounds, 3.5 assists and 28.8 minutes in eight games (two starts) with the Jam.

Rockets Assign Troy Daniels To D-League

Troy Daniels has spent most of the season with Rio Grande Valley.

Thunder To Sign Reggie Williams On 10-Day Contract

Reggie Williams is averaging 21.1 points per game for the 66ers this season.

Kevin Jones Leaves D-League To Sign In Phillippines

Kevin 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.

Kings To Sign Royce White To 10-Day For D-League Assignment

The Kings will sign Royce White to a second 10-day deal for NBA games if the D-League stint goes well.

Cavaliers Reassign Sergey Karasev To Canton

Sergey Karasev has appeared in 12 games for the Canton Charge.

Raptors Assign Dwight Buycks To D-League

Dwight Buycks appeared in five games from January 4-11, averaging 12.4 points, 4.0 assists and 26.4 minutes.

Mavericks Assign Gal Mekel To D-League

Gal Mekel is averaging 2.4 points, 2.1 assists and 9.6 minutes in 30 games this season.

Erie Releases Chris Smith

Prior to his release, a source says that Chris Smith had already left the team due to having issue with his playing time.

Mustafa Shakur Named D-League Player Of The Month For February

Mustafa Shakur averaged 20.4 points on .462 shooting, to go along with 7.1 assists, 4.9 rebounds and 3.0 steals.

Reggie Williams Named D-League Player Of The Week

Reggie Williams helped Tulsa to a 3-0 week and averaged 25.3 points, 7.8 rebounds, 4.3 assists and 2.3 steals.

Lakers Recall Xavier Henry From D-League

Xavier Henry played two games with the D-Fenders.

76ers Sign Jarvis Varnado To 10-Day Contract

Jarvis Varnado was named a D-League All-Star for the Iowa Energy.

Chris Babb To Sign 10-Day Contract With Celtics

Chris Babb is expected to sign the deal on Friday or Saturday.

Lakers Assign Xavier Henry To D-League

Xavier Henry has missed the last 27 games due to a right knee injury.
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