2008-2009 G League Awards

2008-2009 G League Most Valuable Player

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-NBA Draft Team NBA Draft Status
Courtney Sims Iowa Wolves FC 6-10 245 25 Michigan 2007 NBA Draft, Undrafted

2008-2009 G League Rookie of the Year

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-NBA Draft Team NBA Draft Status
Othyus Jeffers Iowa Wolves GF 6-5 210 23 Robert Morris 2008 NBA Draft, Undrafted

2008-2009 G League Defensive Player of the Year

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-NBA Draft Team NBA Draft Status
Brent Petway Idaho Stampede SF 6-7 225 23 Michigan 2007 NBA Draft, Undrafted

2008-2009 G League Impact Player of the Year

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-NBA Draft Team NBA Draft Status
Eddie Gill Colorado 14ers PG 6-0 190 30 Weber State 2000 NBA Draft, Undrafted

2008-2009 G League Jason Collier Sportsmanship Award

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-NBA Draft Team NBA Draft Status
Will Conroy New Mexico Thunderbirds G 6-2 195 26 Washington 2005 NBA Draft, Undrafted

2008-2009 G League Performer of the Week

Player Team Date Pos Height Weight Age Pre-NBA Draft Team NBA Draft Status
Curtis Stinson Iowa Wolves Apr 13, 2009 SG 6-3 215 26 Iowa State 2006 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Marcus E. Williams Austin Spurs Apr 6, 2009 F 6-7 207 22 Arizona 2007 Rnd 2 Pick 3
David Noel Reno Bighorns Mar 30, 2009 SF 6-6 230 25 North Carolina 2006 Rnd 2 Pick 9
Will Conroy New Mexico Thunderbirds Mar 23, 2009 G 6-2 195 26 Washington 2005 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Dwayne Jones Austin Spurs Mar 16, 2009 C 6-11 248 25 Saint Joseph's 2005 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Erik Daniels Erie BayHawks Mar 9, 2009 F 6-8 214 26 Kentucky 2004 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Maureece Rice Erie BayHawks Mar 9, 2009 G 6-1 225 24 George Washington 2008 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Marcus E. Williams Austin Spurs Mar 2, 2009 F 6-7 207 22 Arizona 2007 Rnd 2 Pick 3
Jasper Johnson New Mexico Thunderbirds Feb 23, 2009 PF 6-8 275 25 Delta State 2007 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Blake Ahearn Dakota Wizards Feb 9, 2009 G 6-3 190 24 Missouri State 2007 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Joe Crawford South Bay Lakers Feb 2, 2009 G 6-5 207 22 Kentucky 2008 Rnd 2 Pick 28
Luke Jackson Idaho Stampede Jan 26, 2009 SF 6-7 215 27 Oregon 2004 Rnd 1 Pick 10
Walker Russell Fort Wayne Mad Ants Jan 20, 2009 PG 6-0 175 26 Jacksonville State 2006 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Will Conroy New Mexico Thunderbirds Jan 12, 2009 G 6-2 195 26 Washington 2005 NBA Draft, Undrafted
James White Anaheim Arsenal Jan 5, 2009 SF 6-7 215 26 Cincinnati 2006 Rnd 2 Pick 1
Josh Davis Colorado 14ers Dec 29, 2008 F 6-8 235 28 Wyoming 2002 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Malik Hairston Austin Spurs Dec 22, 2008 SF 6-6 220 22 Oregon 2008 Rnd 2 Pick 18
James Mays Colorado 14ers Dec 15, 2008 F 6-9 230 22 Clemson 2008 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Erik Daniels Erie BayHawks Dec 8, 2008 F 6-8 214 26 Kentucky 2004 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Courtney Sims Iowa Wolves Dec 1, 2008 FC 6-10 245 25 Michigan 2007 NBA Draft, Undrafted

2008-2009 G League Player Of The Month

Player Team Month Pos Height Weight Age Pre-NBA Draft Team NBA Draft Status
Jawad Williams Rio Grande Valley Vipers March F 6-9 225 26 North Carolina 2005 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Jasper Johnson New Mexico Thunderbirds February PF 6-8 275 25 Delta State 2007 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Will Conroy New Mexico Thunderbirds January G 6-2 195 26 Washington 2005 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Dontell Jefferson Utah Flash January G 6-5 195 25 Arkansas 2006 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Courtney Sims Iowa Wolves December FC 6-10 245 25 Michigan 2007 NBA Draft, Undrafted

2008-2009 G League All D-League 1st Team

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-NBA Draft Team NBA Draft Status
Blake Ahearn Dakota Wizards G 6-3 190 24 Missouri State 2007 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Will Conroy New Mexico Thunderbirds G 6-2 195 26 Washington 2005 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Erik Daniels Erie BayHawks F 6-8 214 26 Kentucky 2004 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Courtney Sims Iowa Wolves FC 6-10 245 25 Michigan 2007 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Marcus E. Williams Austin Spurs F 6-7 207 22 Arizona 2007 Rnd 2 Pick 3

2008-2009 G League All D-League 2nd Team

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-NBA Draft Team NBA Draft Status
Derrick Byars Bakersfield Jam SF 6-7 220 24 Vanderbilt 2007 Rnd 2 Pick 12
Josh Davis Colorado 14ers F 6-8 235 28 Wyoming 2002 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Chris Hunter Fort Wayne Mad Ants F-C 6-11 240 24 Michigan 2006 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Trey Johnson Bakersfield Jam SF 6-5 215 24 Jackson State 2007 NBA Draft, Undrafted
James White Anaheim Arsenal SF 6-7 215 26 Cincinnati 2006 Rnd 2 Pick 1

2008-2009 G League All D-League 3rd Team

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-NBA Draft Team NBA Draft Status
Lance Allred Idaho Stampede C 6-11 250 28 Weber State 2005 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Ronald Dupree Utah Flash F 6-7 209 28 LSU 2003 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Eddie Gill Colorado 14ers PG 6-0 190 30 Weber State 2000 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Dontell Jefferson Utah Flash G 6-5 195 25 Arkansas 2006 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Cartier Martin Iowa Wolves F 6-7 220 24 Kansas State 2007 NBA Draft, Undrafted

2008-2009 G League All D-League Honorable Mention

Player Team Pos Height Weight Age Pre-NBA Draft Team NBA Draft Status
Cedric Bozeman Anaheim Arsenal G 6-6 215 25 UCLA 2006 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Joe Crawford South Bay Lakers G 6-5 207 22 Kentucky 2008 Rnd 2 Pick 28
Joe Dabbert Colorado 14ers C 6-11 255 27 Creighton 2004 NBA Draft, Undrafted
William Frisby Dakota Wizards F 6-8 235 27 Miami (FL) 2006 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Malik Hairston Austin Spurs SF 6-6 220 22 Oregon 2008 Rnd 2 Pick 18
Richard Hendrix Dakota Wizards FC 6-9 264 22 Alabama 2008 Rnd 2 Pick 19
Luke Jackson Idaho Stampede SF 6-7 215 27 Oregon 2004 Rnd 1 Pick 10
Othyus Jeffers Iowa Wolves GF 6-5 210 23 Robert Morris 2008 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Jasper Johnson New Mexico Thunderbirds PF 6-8 275 25 Delta State 2007 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Dwayne Jones Austin Spurs C 6-11 248 25 Saint Joseph's 2005 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Nick Lewis Bakersfield Jam FC 6-10 255 25 San Diego 2006 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Kurt Looby Rio Grande Valley Vipers C 6-10 229 25 Iowa 2008 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Antonio Meeking New Mexico Thunderbirds F 6-8 245 27 Louisiana Tech 2003 NBA Draft, Undrafted
David Noel Reno Bighorns SF 6-6 230 25 North Carolina 2006 Rnd 2 Pick 9
Walker Russell Fort Wayne Mad Ants PG 6-0 175 26 Jacksonville State 2006 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Curtis Stinson Iowa Wolves SG 6-3 215 26 Iowa State 2006 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Trent Strickland Rio Grande Valley Vipers F 6-5 216 24 Wake Forest 2006 NBA Draft, Undrafted

2008-2009 G League Coach of the Year

Player Team Age Nationality
Quin Snyder Austin Spurs 42 United States