Feb 29, 2012 11:12 PM EST
The Austin Toros have added guard Brad Wanamaker and forward Julian Wright.
Ronald Allen was waived as a result.
Wanamaker (6-4, 210, Pittsburgh) played with several teams in Italy after participating in the 2011 Atlanta Hawks Mini-Camp and playing in two pre-season games. He played four seasons at Pittsburgh, competing in 34 games his senior season averaging 11.7 points, 5.2 rebounds, and 5.1 assists.
Wright (6-8, 225, Kansas) played two years collegiately before being selected 13th overall in the 2007 NBA Draft by the New Orleans Hornets. Wright played with the Hornets three seasons before being traded to the Toronto Raptors for the 2010-11 season.
Feb 29, 2012 8:50 PM EST
The Minnesota Timberwolves have re-assigned Malcolm Lee to the Sioux Falls Skyforce, the Timberwolves’ NBA Development League affiliate.
It is the second assignment for Lee this season.
Lee was first assigned to the Skyforce on Feb. 6, appearing in three games and averaging 9.7 points, 6.0 assists and 3.7 rebounds in 25.3 minutes.
Feb 28, 2012 10:56 PM EST
The Los Angeles Lakers have recalled Devin Ebanks from the Los Angeles D-Fenders of the NBA Development League.
Ebanks has appeared in 12 games (four starts) with the Lakers this season, averaging 2.7 points, 2.0 rebounds and 0.5 assists in 12.6 minutes.
Assigned to the D-Fenders on February 15, Ebanks averaged 18.3 points, 6.0 rebounds, 2.0 steals and 32.0 minutes in three games.
Feb 28, 2012 5:10 PM EST
Sean Rooks has been named an assistant coach of the Sioux Falls Skyforce for the remainder of the 2011-12 season. The 13-year NBA veteran has two seasons of coaching experience in the NBA Development League.
Rooks previously served as an assistant coach for the New Mexico Thunderbirds (2010-11) and Bakersfield Jam (2007-08). He briefly served as interim head coach of the Jam following the resignation of head coach Jim Harrick. He also worked in other capacities for the Jam as he was a television analyst at home games for two seasons and held the role of team mentor during the 2006-07 season.
Feb 28, 2012 9:42 AM EST
Julian Wright will join the D-League's Austin Toros.
Wright was a first round pick by the Hornets in 2007 out of Kansas.
Feb 28, 2012 12:04 AM EST
The New Jersey Nets have signed Gerald Green of the Los Angeles D-Fenders.
In 22 games, 13 starts, with the D-Fenders this season, Green (6-8, 200) averaged 19.1 points and 4.6 rebounds in 30.6 minutes.
The 2012 NBA D-League All-Star Game Most Valuable Player, Green scored 28 points in 24 minutes during NBA All-Star festivities in Orlando.
Feb 27, 2012 8:50 PM EST
The Mad Ants have acquired Kevin Coble and Ben McCauley from the available player pool and have also reacquired Devan Downey who is recovering from an ankle injury. The Mad Ants have waived Sean Sonderleieter and Sadiel Rojas due to injury. Mike Tisdale has left the team due to personal reasons.
McCauley, a 6’9” forward out of NC State, has spent the last two seasons overseas playing in both France and Belgium. He participated in NBA Summer Leagues for the Lakers in 2009 and 2010 and the Magic in 2010. As a senior at NC State he averaged 12.4 points and 7.8 rebounds per game.
Coble, a 6’8” forward, played three seasons at Northwestern. He averaged 15.5 points and 4.8 rebounds per game during his final college season.
Before he was waived due to injury, Downey was averaging 11 points and 3.6 assists per game.
Feb 27, 2012 5:28 PM EST
The Maine Red Claws have acquired Hamady N'Diaye from the Available Player Pool. A 2010 Draft selection of the Minnesota Timberwolves, the 7-0, 236 lb. center joins the Red Claws after having spent the past two seasons in the Washington Wizards organization.
N’Diaye, who had never played basketball until high school, set school records at Rutgers University for blocks in a season (145) and career (358) before being named the All Big East Defensive Player of the Year in 2010. The Senegal native was drafted 56th overall by the Minnesota Timberwoves in 2010 before his rights were traded to the Washington Wizards.
Feb 27, 2012 9:46 AM EST
The Nets plan on signing Gerald Green on Monday.
Green, who was a first round pick of the Celtics in 2005, has been playing in the D-League for the D-Fenders.
Green is averaging 22.8 points and 5.5 rebounds per 36 minutes in 22 games this season.
Feb 26, 2012 11:18 PM EST
The Warriors will sent Jeremy Tyler to the Dakota Wizards of the D-League.
Tyler has appeared in 14 games this season, averaging just 4.6 minutes in those contests.
Feb 26, 2012 | Marc Stein/ESPN
Bobby Simmons has been averaging 13.5 points and 7.6 rebounds for the Reno Bighorns.
Zach Andrews, Tyren Johnson, Leo Lyons, Moses Ehambe and Lawrence Hill have been added to the D-League All-Star Game.
Derrick Caracter will join the Rio Grande Valley Vipers of the D-League.
The departure of Mike James from the Erie Bayhawks of the D-League one day before signing a 10-day deal with the Bulls was cited as being for "personal reasons."
The Maine Red Claws have acquired guard Mike Gerrity from the Available Player Pool.
Josh Selby has been filling up stat sheets in the D-League.
Manny Harris is averaging 21.4 points on .470 shooting with 7.9 rebounds, 3.3 assists and 1.7 steals in 32.9 minutes per game.
The Rockets have called up Marcus Morris from the D-League.
The Reno Bighorns have acquired Ernest Scott from the Rio Grande Valley Vipers in a three-team trade that sent Terrance Thomas to the Canton Charge and a third round pick in the 2012 NBA D-League draft to the Vipers.
Harris averaged 41.0 points, 9.0 rebounds and 6.0 assists while shooting 58 percent from the floor last week.
Eric Dawson averaged 15.9 points, 10.1 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 1.7 blocks in 29.3 minutes for the D-League's Toros.
Nick Covington averaged 8.5 points, 2.5 rebounds and 3.2 assists in 13 games (four starts) with the Iowa Energy this season.
Damon Jones' tenure with the Bighorns is now over.
Allen Iverson is likely to give up his return attempt if he doesn't sign with a club by the Feb. 26th All-Star Game.
Feb 16, 2012 | National Post
Cory Joseph is finding his way with the Spurs.
Devin Ebanks will log a second stint in the D-League.
Feb 15, 2012 | News & Observer
Christian Laettner hopes to return to the NBA as a coach.
The Mad Ants have waived Gilbert Brown and reacquired Tory Jackson who is coming off of an ankle injury.
Mike James appeared in three games with Chicago earlier this year and averaged 4.0 ppg, 3.7 apg and 1.0 rpg in 8.4 mpg, before he was waived.
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Malcolm Lee appeared in three games for the Skyforce, averaging 9.7 points, 2.7 rebounds, 6.0 assists and 25.3 minutes.
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