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Spurs To Sign Damion James To 10-Day Contract

The San Antonio Spurs will sign Damion James to a 10-day contract.

James has played in the D-League this season with the Bakersfield Jam and Texas Legends.

Via Marc Stein/ESPN

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

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

Damion James Named D-League Player Of The Week

Texas Legends’ forward Damion James was today named NBA Development League Performer of the Week for games played Monday, March 4 – Sunday, March 9. The award is the first for James, who becomes the second Legends player to be honored as Performer of the Week this season.

James (6-7, 225, Texas) led the Legends to a 3-0 week last week, averaging 24.7 points to go with 14.7 rebounds, 2.0 assists, 1.7 steals and 1.7 blocks.  He recorded a season-high 19 rebounds on March 6, in a 126-119 win over the Iowa Energy, scoring 34 points to tie his season best.  

Via RealGM Staff Report

Mavericks Assign Gal Mekel To D-League

he Dallas Mavericks assigned rookie guard Gal Mekel to the Texas Legends of the NBA Development League on Tuesday.

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

Mekel has missed the last 21 games of the season after undergoing arthroscopic surgery to address a torn lateral meniscus in his right knee.

Via RealGM Staff Report

Legends Acquire Fab Melo, Send Daniel Orton To Red Claws In Trade

The Texas Legends have acquired the rights of Fab Melo in a four-team trade that sent Daniel Orton and Tyler Brown to the Maine Red Claws, the teams announced on Wednesday.

As additional components of the trade, the Erie BayHawks have traded Mustafa Shakur to the Tulsa 66ers and have received Sean Singletary from Texas.

Melo went to training camp with the Dallas Mavericks in October while Orton played 22 regular season games for the Philadelphia 76ers this season.

Via RealGM Staff Report

Legends To Claim P.J. Hairston

The Texas Legends will claim P.J. Hairston off waivers.

North Carolina announced on Dec. 20 that he would not seek reinstatement from the NCAA for Hairston.

Hairston led the Tar Heels in scoring last season as a sophomore with 14.6 points a game and made 89 3-pointers.

The Legends are first on the D-League's waiver list. The Dallas Mavericks own the Legends.

Hairston will not be eligible to play in the NBA this season and can file to join the 2014 NBA Draft.

Via Marc J. Spears/Yahoo! Sports

Devin Ebanks Meets With 76ers

Devin Ebanks will meet with the Philadelphia 76ers from the D-League Showcase in Reno.

Ebanks is currently on the Texas Legends and has won D-League Player of the Week honors this season.

Via Marc J. Spears/Yahoo! Sports

Devin Ebanks Named D-League Player Of The Week

Devin Ebanks was named NBA Development League Performer of the Week for games played Monday, Dec. 16- Sunday, Dec. 22.

Ebanks, a 6-9, 215 pound forward from West Virginia led Texas to a 2-1 week. 

For the week, he averaged 31.3 points, shooting 52-percent from the floor, to go with 7.7 rebounds and 42.3 minutes.  He began the week with a 32-point outing on Dec. 18 against the Springfield Armor before recording 35 points two days later in Erie. He was one shy of a double-double to close out the week, finishing with 27 points and nine rebounds on Dec 21. 

Via RealGM Staff Report

Chris Douglas-Roberts To Sign With Bobcats

Chris Douglas-Roberts will be called up from the NBA D-League by the Charlotte Bobcats.

Douglas-Roberts was playing with the Texas Legends this season.

Douglas-Roberts spent part of last season with the Dallas Mavericks.

Via Marc Stein/ESPN

Texas Legends Archives

Mavericks Assign Ricky Ledo To D-League

Ricky Ledo has played in six games this season as a rookie.

Mavericks Expect To Assign Ricky Ledo To D-League

Ricky Ledo was a second round pick in the June NBA Draft.

Eduardo Najera Adds GM Role To Head Coach Position Of Legends

Eduardo Najera became the head coach of the Legends after retiring as a player in 2012.
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