2016-2017 Los Angeles D-Fenders Regular Season Roster

NBA Affiliate: Los Angeles Lakers

2016-2017 Los Angeles D-Fenders Roster

# Player Pos Height Weight Age Pre-NBA Draft Team NBA Draft Status Nationality
22 Jeff Ayres FC 6-10 240 29 Arizona State 2009 Rnd 2 Pick 1 United States
0 Vander Blue SG 6-4 200 24 Marquette 2013 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
7 Troy DeVries G 6-4 195 34 New Mexico 2005 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
50 David Foster C 7-3 260 28 Utah 2013 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
23 Justin Harper PF 6-10 225 27 Richmond 2011 Rnd 2 Pick 2 United States
5 Julian Jacobs G 6-4 180 22 USC 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
9 Josh Magette PG 6-1 160 27 Alabama-Huntsville 2012 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
11 David Nwaba G 6-4 210 24 Cal Poly 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
18 D.J. Shumpert F 6-7 220 26 Cal State San Bernardino 2012 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
12 Roscoe Smith SF 6-8 205 25 UNLV 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
8 Speedy Smith G 6-3 180 24 Louisiana Tech 2015 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
21 Travis Wear PF 6-10 225 26 UCLA 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
33 Ivica Zubac C 7-1 240 19 KK Mega Vizura (Serbia) 2016 Rnd 2 Pick 2 Bosnia and Herzegovina
Croatia
   Inactive player       NBA player on assignment

2016-2017 L.A. D-Fenders Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters J. Magette T. DeVries V. Blue J. Harper I. Zubac
Rotation S. Smith D. Nwaba R. Smith T. Wear J. Ayres
Rotation   J. Jacobs     D. Foster
Lim PT     D. Shumpert    

Recent Los Angeles D-Fenders History

Season Team Record Conference Rank
2016-2017 Los Angeles D-Fenders 9-3 (8-3) 2nd (Western)
2015-2016 Los Angeles D-Fenders 27-24 (24-20) 3rd (Western)
2014-2015 Los Angeles D-Fenders 17-33 (7-18) 4th (Western)
2013-2014 Los Angeles D-Fenders 31-20 (18-11) 1st (West)
2012-2013 Los Angeles D-Fenders 21-29 (12-18) 4th (West)
2011-2012 Los Angeles D-Fenders 38-13 (25-10) 1st (West)
2009-2010 Los Angeles D-Fenders 16-34 (14-26) 8th (West)
2008-2009 Los Angeles D-Fenders 19-31 (10-19) 5th (Western)
2007-2008 Los Angeles D-Fenders 30-20 (18-14) 2nd (Western)

2016-2017 L.A. D-Fenders Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Vander Blue 12 33.5 21.2 4.4 2.6 1.5 0.0 2.4
Justin Harper 12 29.5 19.2 8.8 1.9 0.2 0.2 1.5
Ivica Zubac 8 29.0 16.8 9.4 1.2 0.1 1.1 3.0
Josh Magette 12 33.6 14.0 3.7 10.8 1.2 0.1 2.2
Travis Wear 7 23.4 13.9 5.7 0.9 0.1 0.6 1.9
Jeff Ayres 4 16.5 13.0 5.0 0.2 0.5 0.8 1.2
Roscoe Smith 10 21.8 12.8 4.7 0.1 0.5 0.4 1.8
David Nwaba 12 23.7 11.2 6.4 0.9 1.2 1.2 0.6
Troy DeVries 12 26.2 11.0 2.6 1.9 0.8 0.1 1.4
Speedy Smith 10 19.9 8.0 3.2 4.2 1.6 0.1 2.6
Julian Jacobs 11 17.5 5.2 2.9 2.6 0.5 0.0 2.3
David Foster 7 11.4 3.6 3.7 0.3 0.1 2.1 0.9

Los Angeles D-Fenders Affiliation History

SeasonTeamNBA Affiliate
2016-2017 Los Angeles D-Fenders Lakers
2015-2016 Los Angeles D-Fenders Lakers
2014-2015 Los Angeles D-Fenders Lakers
2013-2014 Los Angeles D-Fenders Lakers
2012-2013 Los Angeles D-Fenders Lakers
2011-2012 Los Angeles D-Fenders Lakers
2009-2010 Los Angeles D-Fenders Lakers
2008-2009 Los Angeles D-Fenders Lakers
2007-2008 Los Angeles D-Fenders Lakers

L.A. D-Fenders Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Joe McCormack Chief Financial Officer 2010-2011 Chief Financial Officer (Los Angeles Lakers, 1989 to )
Michael Harris VP of Business Operations 2014-2015 N/A
Coby Karl Head Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Westchester Knicks, 2015 to 2016)
Brian Walsh Assistant Coach 2016-2017 N/A
Isaiah Fox Assistant Coach 2016-2017 N/A
Paul Woolpert Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Head Coach (Tulsa 66ers, 2008 to 2009)
Joey Buss Chief Executive Officer, President 2011-2012 N/A
Glenn Carraro VP of Basketball Operations, General Manager 2014-2015 Assistant General Manager (Los Angeles Lakers, 2012 to )
Nick Mazzella General Manager 2014-2015 N/A
Jesse Buss Director of Scouting 2014-2015 Co-Owner (Los Angeles Lakers, 2013 to )
Will Scott Video Coordinator 2014-2015 N/A
Heather Mau Athletic Trainer 2016-2017 N/A