Feb 28, 2013 9:54 PM EST
The Brooklyn Nets have reassigned Tornike Shengelia to the Springfield Armor, the Nets’ NBA Development League affiliate.
Shengelia rejoins the Armor having played in 13 games for the Nets this season, averaging 1.4 points and 4.2 minutes. In his previous two assignments to Springfield, he played in three games, averaging 28.3 points, 13.7 rebounds, 7.0 assists and 41.3 minutes. For his efforts, he was named NBA D-League Performer of the Week on Jan. 28.
Feb 28, 2013 8:20 PM EST
The Cleveland Cavaliers have assigned Kevin Jones to their D-League affiliate, the Canton Charge.
Jones appeared in 18 games this season for the Cavaliers and averaged 2.1 points and 1.8 rebounds in 9.3 minutes per game.
Feb 28, 2013 1:10 PM EST
The Oklahoma City Thunder have reassigned Perry Jones, Jeremy Lamb and DeAndre Liggins to the Tulsa 66ers, the Thunders’ NBA Development League affiliate.
Jones (6-11, 235, Baylor) has appeared in 29 games for Oklahoma City this season, averaging 1.9 points, 1.4 rebounds and 7.0 minutes. In his previous stints with Tulsa, Jones averaged 14.1 points, 7.0 rebounds and 33.0 minutes in 11 games.
Lamb (6-5, 180, Connecticut) has played in 18 games for the Thunder this season, averaging 2.2 points and 4.4 minutes. In his previous assignments to the 66ers, he averaged 21.1 points, 5.5 rebounds, 3.4 assists and 33.2 minutes in 14 games.
Liggins (6-6, 209, Kentucky) has played in 33 games this season for Oklahoma City, averaging 1.6 points, 1.5 rebounds and 8.0 minutes. During his previous assignments to Tulsa, he appeared in six games, averaging 10.2 points, 7.0 rebounds, 4.8 assists, 1.8 steals and 37.2 minutes.
Feb 25, 2013 3:56 PM EST
The Los Angeles D-Fenders have acquired center Jerome Jordan from the Reno Bighorns in exchange for forward Ronald Dupree and guard Orien Greene.
A 2013 NBA Development League All-Star, Jordan appeared in 24 games with the Bighorns this season, averaging 13.0 points, 8.1 rebounds and 2.5 blocks in 30.4 minutes. Jordan has averaged 13.9 points, 8.2 rebounds and 2.5 blocks in 29 career NBA D-League games.
Feb 25, 2013 3:44 PM EST
Kris Joseph of the Springfield Armor has been named NBA Development League Performer of the Week for games played Feb. 18-24.
Joseph averaged 24.7 points while shooting 47 percent from behind the arc as the Armor went 3-0 on the week.
Before being traded to Springfield, Joseph played 12 games this season with the Maine Red Claws, averaging 19.5 points, 5.4 rebounds and 1.8 steals.
Other top performers considered include Austin’s Cory Joseph, on assignment from the San Antonio Spurs, Bakersfield’s Damion James, Canton’s Kyle Gibson, Erie’s Kyle Goldcamp, Fort Wayne’s Tony Mitchell, Idaho’s Durrell Summers, Iowa’s Paul Harris, Los Angeles’ Gary Flowers, Maine’s Shelvin Mack, Reno’s Samardo Samuels, Rio Grande Valley’s Andrew Goudelock, Santa Cruz’s Travis Leslie, Sioux Falls’ Demetris Nichols, Texas’ Justin Dentmon and Tulsa’s Rasual Butler.
Feb 25, 2013 3:05 PM EST
The Houston Rockets are close to agreement on a contract with Tim Ohlbrecht.
Ohlbrecht is a center for the Rio Grande Valley Rapids, averaging 13.4 points, 7.4 rebounds and 1.6 blocks per game.
Ohlbrecht played for the Fraport Skyliners of Germany last season.
Feb 24, 2013 12:50 PM EST
The Houston Rockets assigned second-year forward Tyler Honeycutt to the Rio Grande Valley Vipers, the Rockets’ NBA Development League affiliate.
Honeycutt (6-8, 188, UCLA) was acquired by Houston in a trade with the Sacramento Kings on Wednesday along with Thomas Robinson and Francisco Garcia in exchange for Patrick Patterson, Toney Douglas, Cole Aldrich and cash.
Honeycutt has played in 24 games over two seasons, averaging 1.2 points and 1.0 rebound in 5.0 minutes, all with Sacramento.
Feb 20, 2013 4:42 PM EST
The Austin Toros of the D-League have signed small forward Bill Walker.
Walker (6-6, 235, Kansas State) was the 47th overall pick by the Washington Wizards in the 2008 NBA draft. He was then traded to the Boston Celtics. While on the Celtics roster, Walker was assigned to the NBA D-League, playing for the Utah Flash in 2008 and the Maine Red Claws in 2009.
In three seasons (09-10 to 11-12), Walker played 120 games with the Knicks. Walker averaged 5.9 points and 2.5 rebounds in 19.4 minutes played his final season with New York.
Feb 13, 2013 4:48 PM EST
The Denver Nuggets have recalled Quincy Miller and Julyan Stone from the Iowa Energy of the D-League.
Miller averaged 11.3 points, 6.9 rebounds and 1.39 blocks in 23 games (14 starts) for Iowa.
Stone averaged 3.3 points, 3.8 rebounds and 3.0 assists in six games (one start) with Iowa.
Feb 13, 2013 3:28 PM EST
Dexter Pittman has been recalled from the Sioux Falls Skyforce of the NBA Development League by the Miami Heat.
Pittman was re-assigned to the Heat's D-League affiliate for his third stint on February 3. He was originally assigned to Sioux Falls on December 26 and recalled on January 17 before being re-assigned on January 18 and recalled on Jan. 20.
Pittman has appeared in 15 games (12 starts) with Sioux Falls this season and averaged 12.4 points, 8.8 rebounds, 1.67 blocks and 24.9 minutes while shooting 47 percent from the field.
Kris Joseph appeared in 12 games (eight starts) with the Red Claws this season, averaging 18.2 points on .437 shooting, 5.3 rebounds, 1.4 assists and 1.6 steals in 34.1 minutes per game.
Chris Wright averaged 26.3 points while shooting 66 percent from the field to go with 14.3 rebounds as the Red Claws went 2-1 on the week.
Doron Lamb has appeared in six games for the Mad Ants to date, averaging 10.3 points, 3.3 rebounds and 2.5 assists in 25.5 minutes per game.
Greg Smith has played in 44 games for Houston this season, averaging 5.5 points, 4.0 rebounds and 13.9 minutes.
Fab Melo scored his first points in the NBA on Thursday.
Fab Melo appeared in two games since his last D-League stint.
Royce White cleared the final hurdle toward reporting to the Rocketsí D-League affiliate.
Kris Joseph averaged 17.7 points and 5.3 rebounds per game in 10 D-League games.
Miles Plumlee has appeared in seven games for the Pacers this season, averaging 0.9 points, 1.6 rebounds and 3.6 minutes.
Aron Baynes averaged 18.0 points and 9.0 rebounds in 27.5 minutes in his first D-League assignment.
Jeremy Lamb is amongst 14 D-League All-stars with NBA experience.
Dexter Pittman has appeared in 12 D-League games and averaged 13.3 points, 9.2 rebounds and 25.8 minutes.
Doron Lamb has averaged 7.5 points, 3.5 rebounds and 3.0 assists in 24.5 minutes per game in the D-League.
Delonte West has decided not to play in the NBA D-League against the advisement of his representation, according to a source.
Aron Baynes has appeared in two games for the Spurs, averaging 3.5 points and 4.5 rebounds in 9.5 minutes.
Fab Melo averaged 11.3 points, 6.8 rebounds and 3.6 blocks in 19 games for the D-League's Maine Red Claws.
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