Basketball Wiretap

Matt Ryan, Timberwolves Agree To Two-Way Contract

Sep 26, 2023 8:52 AM

The Minnesota Timberwolves and forward Matt Ryan have agreed to a two-way contract. Ryan finished last season on a two-way deal with the Wolves.

Ryan joined Minnesota in early-December after starting the season on a two-way contract with the Los Angeles Lakers. In 22 NBA games with the Timberwolves, Ryan averaged 3.4 points in 8.2 minutes per game.

Ryan has also played for the Boston Celtics during his two-year NBA career. In his return to Minnesota, the 6-foot-6 forward will split time between the Timberwolves and the Iowa Wolves of the G League.

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Kaiser Gates, Pelicans Agree To Two-Way Contract

Sep 22, 2023 1:30 PM

The New Orleans Pelicans have agreed to sign Kaiser Gates to a Two-Way contract.

Gates averaged 14 points on 55.4 percent three-point shooting last season in the G League for the Long Island Nets.

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Spurs Waive Javante McCoy

Sep 21, 2023 1:37 AM

The San Antonio Spurs waived Javante McCoy, sources told Keith Smith of Spotrac.

McCoy is likely to land with the G League's Austin Spurs.

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Tags: Javante McCoy, San Antonio Spurs, NBA, D-League, NBA Waiver

G League Ignite Prospects Expected To Play 30-35 Games For 2023-24 Season

Sep 6, 2023 10:20 PM

G League Ignite players are expected to play 30-35 games next season, sources told Jonathan Givony of ESPN.

This year's roster features Ron Holland and Matas Buzelis, who are currently projected as the top two picks in the 2024 draft by ESPN.

The Ignite are currently scheduled to play 55 games, the most in team history. There are 1-2 more preseason games expected to be added for early November. 

The roster also features Izan Almansa, who is the No. 7 ranked prospect in ESPN's Top 100 prospects. 


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Tags: Ron Holland, Matas Buzelis, D-League, D-League Misc Rumor

Bucks Sign-And-Waive Iverson Molinar

Sep 3, 2023 12:31 AM

The Milwaukee Bucks signed-and-waived Iverson Molinar, sources told Keith Smith of Spotrac.

The Bucks will retain Molinar's G League rights.

The Bucks also recently signed-and-waived Alex Antetokounmpo

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Bucks Waive Alex Antetokounmpo, Retain G League Rights

Sep 2, 2023 12:37 PM

The Milwaukee Bucks signed and waived Alex Antetokounmpo.

The Bucks will retain Antetokounmpo's G League rights, making him eligible for a $75,000 bonus should he spend at least 60 days with the Herd. 

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Tags: Alex Antetokounmpo, Milwaukee Bucks, NBA, D-League, NBA Waiver

Cody Toppert Named Head Coach Of Capital City Go-Go

Sep 2, 2023 1:26 AM

LSU assistant Cody Toppert was named the head coach of the Capital City Go-Go, the G League franchise of the Washington Wizards.

Toppert was previously an assistant and a G League head coach with the Suns. 

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Tags: D-League

TyTy Washington Jr., Bucks Agree To Two-Way Deal

Aug 29, 2023 3:34 PM

The Milwaukee Bucks have agreed to sign TyTy Washington Jr. to a Two-Way deal.

Washington was the 29th overall pick in the 2022 NBA draft and appeared in 31 games with the Houston Rockets as a rookie. Washington averaged 4.7 points, 1.5 rebounds and 1.5 assists in 14.0 minutes.

The Rockets traded Washington to create cap space and was waived by the Oklahoma City Thunder this month. 

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Tags: TyTy Washington, Jr., Milwaukee Bucks, Wisconsin Herd, NBA, NBA Signing Rumor, NBA Misc Rumor, D-League, D-League Teams