Mar 06, 2014 11:46 AM EST
The Oklahoma City Thunder will sign Reggie Williams to a 10-day contract.
Williams, a 6-foot-6 sharpshooter with four years of NBA experience, is being called up from the Thunder-owned Tulsa 66ers of the NBA Development League.
Williams went undrafted in 2007 out of Virginia Military Institute.
Williams is averaging 21.1 points per game for the 66ers this season.
Mar 03, 2014 6:04 PM EST
Tulsa 66ers’ guard Mustafa Shakur has been named NBA Development League Player of the Month for games played in February.
Shakur (6-3, 190, Arizona) led Tulsa to a league-best 8-2 record, including a 5-1 record on the road and a five game winning streak following the All-Star break. He averaged 20.4 points on .462 shooting, to go along with 7.1 assists, 4.9 rebounds and 3.0 steals. His 30 steals in February were a league best. Shakur scored in double figures in all 10 games, including five games where he scored at least 20 points.
On Feb. 11, Shakur posted career highs with 32 points and 11 rebounds vs. the Iowa Energy. It was one of his four double-doubles for the month (three points-assists and one points-rebounds). On Feb. 8 and Feb. 21, Shakur recorded season-highs with 12 assists, in a 102-95 win over the Delaware 87ers and 144-120 victory over the Rio Grande Valley Vipers, respectively.
Mar 03, 2014 3:12 PM EST
The Tulsa 66ers’ Reggie Williams has been named NBA Development League Performer of the Week for games played Monday, Feb. 24 – Sunday, March 3.
Williams, a 6-6, 210-pound guard from Virginia Military Institute, helped Tulsa to a 3-0 week and averaged 25.3 points, 7.8 rebounds, 4.3 assists and 2.3 steals. He shot .549 from the floor and connected on 12-of-22 three-point attempts.
On the season, Williams is averaging 20.6 points, 5.3 rebounds, 5.0 assists and 1.6 steals.
Other top performers considered include Austin’s Flip Murray, Canton’s Kevin Jones, Los Angeles’ Manny Harris, Maine’s Abdul Gaddy, Rio Grande Valley’s Robert Covington, Santa Cruz’s Dominic McGuire, Sioux Falls’ Henry Walker and Springfield’s Willie Reed.
Feb 18, 2014 11:45 PM EST
The Oklahoma City Thunder reassigned Andre Roberson to the Tulsa 66ers of the NBA D-League.
Roberson posted 19 points, 11 rebounds and five steals in Tulsa's game on Tuesday night.
Feb 02, 2014 2:55 PM EST
The Oklahoma City Thunder has recalled Andre Roberson from the Tulsa 66ers of the NBA Development League.
During his most recent assignment with the 66ers, Roberson recorded two double-doubles while averaging 14.8 points, 10.5 rebounds, 1.75 steals, 1.75 blocks and 31.3 minutes in four games (all starts). Overall, the forward is averaging 15.6 points, 10.0 rebounds, 1.5 assists, 2.45 steals, 1.45 blocks and 35.2 minutes in 11 games (all starts) over four separate assignments with Tulsa.
Jan 27, 2014 11:25 AM EST
The Oklahoma City Thunder has assigned forward Andre Roberson to the Tulsa 66ers of the NBA Development League.
In 19 games (four starts) with the Thunder this season, Roberson is averaging 1.7 points and 2.1 rebounds in 7.9 minutes per game.
Roberson has seen action in seven games (all starts) with the 66ers this season and recorded averages of 16.1 points, 9.7 rebounds, 2.0 assists, 2.86 steals and 1.29 blocks in 37.3 minutes.
Jan 22, 2014 4:43 PM EST
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.
Jan 20, 2014 3:40 PM EST
Rodney Bartholomew of the Tulsa 66ers was today named NBA Development League Performer of the Week for games played Monday, Jan. 13 – Sunday, Jan. 19.
Bartholomew, a 6-8, 235-pound forward from Indiana Tech led Tulsa to a 2-0 record last week, including back-to-back road wins over the Bakersfield Jam and Los Angeles D-Fenders. For the week, he averaged an NBA D-League best 32.0 points (on 68-percent shooting from the floor) to go with 16.0 rebounds.
On Jan. 18, Bartholomew scored 32 points and grabbed 17 rebounds helping the 66ers to a 114-110 win. The next night, he finished with 32 points and 15 rebounds in a 128-112 win over the D-Fenders. With the two games, Bartholomew became the first player in 66ers history to record 30 or more points and 15 or more rebounds in back-to-back games.
The honor is the first for Bartholomew, who is averaging 11.2 points and 7.9 rebounds this season.
Jan 19, 2014 4:50 PM EST
The Oklahoma City Thunder have recalled Andre Roberson from the Tulsa 66ers of the D-League.
During his recent assignment, Roberson averaged 17.5 points and 10.5 rebounds while helping Tulsa win two road games.
Jan 17, 2014 11:40 PM EST
Andre Roberson has been assigned to the Oklahoma City Thunder's D-League affiliate, the Tulsa 66ers.
Roberson is averaging 1.8 points in 16 games this season.
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Andre Roberson averaged 17.3 points while shooting .561 percent from the field, 11.7 rebounds, 2.0 assists, 3.3 steals and 1.0 block in 35.0 minutes per game.
Grant Jerrett was not at the Thunder's media day or the team's early practices.
The Thunder have reassigned Perry Jones, DeAndre Liggins and Daniel Orton to the Tulsa 66ers, the Thunderís NBA Development League affiliate.
In 25 games (23 starts) this season for the 66ers, Chris Quinn has averaged 12.7 points on .475 shooting.
Perry Jones has averaged 14.8 points, 6.9 rebounds, 1.6 assists and 1.2 steals in 32.5 minutes per game in the D-League
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