Mar 17, 2014 11:04 AM EDT
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.
Mar 16, 2014 5:18 PM EDT
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.
Mar 16, 2014 4:46 PM EDT
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.
Mar 16, 2014 4:42 PM EDT
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.
Mar 16, 2014 1:47 PM EDT
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.
Mar 15, 2014 8:56 PM EDT
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.
Mar 15, 2014 3:52 PM EDT
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.
Mar 15, 2014 3:05 PM EDT
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.
Mar 15, 2014 2:02 PM EDT
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.
Mar 14, 2014 11:40 AM EDT
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.
The Bobcats will work out Ike Diogu, Mickell Gladness and Denzel Bowles on Thursday afternoon, league sources told RealGM.
This will mark Allen Crabbe's first D-League assignment of the season.
Karron Johnson has signed a contract with the D-League, a source tells RealGM.
Damion James averaged 24.7 points to go with 14.7 rebounds, 2.0 assists, 1.7 steals and 1.7 blocks.
The Knicks have acquired the right to operate an NBA D-League team that will play in White Plains, New York.
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.
Troy Daniels has spent most of the season with Rio Grande Valley.
Reggie Williams is averaging 21.1 points per game for the 66ers this season.
Mar 06, 2014 | Shams Charania
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.
The Kings will sign Royce White to a second 10-day deal for NBA games if the D-League stint goes well.
Sergey Karasev has appeared in 12 games for the Canton Charge.
Dwight Buycks appeared in five games from January 4-11, averaging 12.4 points, 4.0 assists and 26.4 minutes.
Gal Mekel is averaging 2.4 points, 2.1 assists and 9.6 minutes in 30 games this season.
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 averaged 20.4 points on .462 shooting, to go along with 7.1 assists, 4.9 rebounds and 3.0 steals.
Reggie Williams helped Tulsa to a 3-0 week and averaged 25.3 points, 7.8 rebounds, 4.3 assists and 2.3 steals.
Xavier 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.
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