G League WiretapNovember 2018 G League Wiretap

Celtics Waive Walter Lemon Jr. From Two-Way Contract

Nov 29, 2018 5:10 PM

The Boston Celtics have waived Walter Lemon Jr.

Lemon was on a two-way contract with the Celtics.

Lemon was averaging 23.5 points, 4.2 rebounds and 5.6 assists in 36.6 minutes per game in the G League this season.

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Rockets To Sign Danuel House From G League

Nov 26, 2018 12:49 PM

The Houston Rockets will sign Danuel House from the Rio Grande Valley Vipers of the G League.

House has traveled to join the Rockets in Washington.

House appeared in 23 games last season with the Phoenix Suns. This season in the G League, House is averaging 20.3 points, 4.7 rebounds and 3.0 assists in 32.8 minutes per game.

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G League Hires Allison Feaster, Rod Strickland For Professional Path Initative

Nov 21, 2018 9:34 AM

The NBA G League announced that former WNBA player Allison Feaster will lead its professional path initiative and former NBA player Rod Strickland will serve as the professional path’s program manager. 

Strickland, who played in the NBA for 17 seasons and brings a wealth of collegiate and amateur coaching and administrative experience, will focus on educating elite prospects about the comprehensive components of the NBA G League’s professional path. 

Feaster, who had a successful 10-year playing career in the WNBA, will helm a group tasked with identifying those eligible players and overseeing the implementation of the professional path initiative. She has been serving as head of NBA G League player personnel and coach relations since last year. 

“I’m thrilled to welcome Rod to the NBA G League family and for Allison to assume this important role,” said NBA G League President Malcolm Turner.  “I’m confident that we are positioned to successfully inform elite young players and their families about the NBA G League’s newly-created professional path, which can help them accelerate their NBA ambitions.”

“Mentorship has always been important to me, from guiding younger teammates as a player to working in the collegiate ranks as a coach and administrator,” said Strickland.  “I’m looking forward to talking to the next generation of NBA players about the opportunities they have in the NBA G League.” 

“The NBA G League is filled with talented players working alongside dedicated coaches to achieve their NBA dreams,” said Feaster.  “I’m excited to lead a group that will identify the next wave of elite players who may want to join that pursuit before they’re eligible for the NBA Draft.”

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Cavaliers Sign Andrew Harrison To Two-Way Contract, Waive John Holland

Nov 9, 2018 12:50 PM

The Cleveland Cavaliers have signed Andrew Harrison to a two-way contract.

Harrison (6-6, 213) appeared in one game with the Memphis Grizzlies this season. 

In a related move, the Cavaliers waived Two-Way forward John Holland.

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