2017-2018 Grand Rapids Drive Regular Season Roster

* Including all Springfield Armor and Anaheim Arsenal information

NBA Affiliate: Detroit Pistons

2017-2018 Grand Rapids Drive Roster

# Player Pos Height Weight Age Pre-NBA Draft Team NBA Draft Status Nationality
- Kay Felder PG 5-9 176 22 Oakland 2016 Rnd 2 Pick 24 United States
- Reggie Hearn G 6-4 209 26 Northwestern 2013 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
22 Jon Horford PF 6-10 245 26 Florida 2015 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
3 Bronson Koenig G 6-3 194 23 Wisconsin 2017 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
11 K.J. McDaniels GF 6-6 205 25 Clemson 2014 Rnd 2 Pick 2 United States
30 Jamel Morris G 6-4 200 25 Fairmont State 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
35 Landry Nnoko FC 6-10 255 23 Clemson 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted Cameroon
6 Marcus Simmons G 6-6 220 30 USC 2011 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
4 Speedy Smith G 6-3 180 25 Louisiana Tech 2015 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
13 Marcus Thornton SG 6-4 205 30 LSU 2009 Rnd 2 Pick 13 United States
0 Zeke Upshaw GF 6-6 215 26 Hofstra 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
33 Derek Willis PF 6-9 210 22 Kentucky 2017 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
   Two-Way player

2017-2018 Grand Rapids Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters S. Smith B. Koenig J. Morris D. Willis L. Nnoko
Rotation K. Felder M. Thornton K. McDaniels   J. Horford
Rotation     Z. Upshaw    
Rotation     M. Simmons    
Lim PT     R. Hearn    

Recent Grand Rapids Drive History

Season Team Record Conference Rank
2017-2018 Grand Rapids Drive 14-15 (13-11) 1st (Eastern)
2016-2017 Grand Rapids Drive 26-24 (23-16) 3rd (Eastern)
2015-2016 Grand Rapids Drive 21-29 (17-26) 8th (Eastern)
2014-2015 Grand Rapids Drive 23-28 (12-12) 6th (Eastern)
2013-2014 Springfield Armor 22-28 (16-19) 4th (East)
2012-2013 Springfield Armor 18-32 (10-21) 5th (East)
2011-2012 Springfield Armor 29-22 (22-14) 2nd (East)
2010-2011 Springfield Armor 13-37 (9-21) 6th (East)
2009-2010 Springfield Armor 7-43 (5-24) 7th (East)
2008-2009 Anaheim Arsenal 15-35 (10-20) 6th (Western)

2017-2018 Grand Rapids Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Henry Ellenson 2 41.3 29.5 9.5 1.0 0.5 0.5 4.0
Luke Kennard 1 39.6 26.0 4.0 3.0 4.0 0.0 2.0
Dwight Buycks 10 35.7 22.1 4.3 3.8 0.9 0.1 3.0
Marcus Thornton 10 23.8 17.7 2.9 1.5 1.7 0.0 1.2
K.J. McDaniels 12 27.7 16.4 6.6 1.4 1.1 1.1 1.9
Landry Nnoko 29 33.0 15.3 11.1 2.0 0.8 1.9 2.7
Luis Montero 14 34.9 14.2 7.1 3.3 1.6 0.8 2.5
Derek Willis 24 29.2 13.0 6.0 0.8 1.2 0.8 1.3
Jamel Morris 29 24.8 12.7 3.1 1.7 0.9 0.0 1.4
Bronson Koenig 27 22.3 9.3 2.0 1.2 0.4 0.0 1.3
Zeke Upshaw 23 20.7 8.9 2.6 0.7 0.7 0.0 0.8
Speedy Smith 29 31.8 8.3 4.6 7.3 1.8 0.1 2.9
Marcus Simmons 10 20.9 6.0 2.8 0.8 0.7 0.1 0.8
Zeke Marshall 15 10.2 4.9 2.1 0.1 0.3 0.7 1.1
Malcolm Bernard 17 15.7 3.0 3.1 0.6 0.9 0.1 1.2
Jon Horford 15 18.4 2.9 6.5 1.5 0.7 0.5 1.1
Chris Anderson 11 10.2 2.0 2.2 0.5 0.4 0.7 0.8
Kay Felder 1 24.9 2.0 4.0 7.0 2.0 0.0 2.0
Wesley Alves 3 9.8 1.7 1.0 0.3 0.3 0.0 1.0
Bruce Massey 1 7.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Grand Rapids Drive Affiliation History

SeasonTeamNBA Affiliate
2017-2018 Grand Rapids Drive Pistons
2016-2017 Grand Rapids Drive Pistons
2015-2016 Grand Rapids Drive Pistons
2014-2015 Grand Rapids Drive Pistons
2013-2014 Springfield Armor Nets
2012-2013 Springfield Armor Nets
2011-2012 Springfield Armor Nets
2010-2011 Springfield Armor Nets, Knicks, Sixers
2009-2010 Springfield Armor Nets, Knicks, Sixers
2008-2009 Anaheim Arsenal Hawks, Clippers
2007-2008 Anaheim Arsenal Hawks, Clippers, Magic

Grand Rapids Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Rob Werdann Head Coach 2017-2018 Pro Scout (Detroit Pistons, 2014 to )
Dion Glover Assistant Coach 2014-2015 N/A
Ryan Krueger Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Lehigh, 2011 to 2015)
Sarah Jbara President 2014-2015 N/A
Jon Phelps General Manager 2016-2017 Director of Basketball Operations (Grand Rapids Drive, 2014 to 2016)
Courtney Havens-Mitchell Head Athletic Trainer 2016-2017 N/A