The rookie is back. After an impressive stint with the Iowa Energy, the Minnesota Timberwolves have recalled Shabazz Muhammad from the NBA Developmental League. In four games with the Energy, Muhammad averaged 24.5 points, on 57.1 percent shooting, and 9.8… Continue Reading
A few months ago, Jarvis Varnado was playing for the eventual NBA champion Miami Heat. These days, he’s suiting up for the Iowa Energy of the NBA D-League. Never able to get much run besides mop-up duty in the NBA,… Continue Reading
As the NBA season heads into crunch time, there has been a solid bit of activity in the D-League. NBA teams who are either battling the injury bug or potentially looking for something new to help them get over the hump and looking to the D-League more and more.
For today’s report, I’ve highlighted a few important news items in the world of the D-League and included a list of all the D-League Call Ups and Assignments so far this season. Enjoy! Continue Reading
Yesterday represented an important day in the D-League season, in that it was the first day that NBA teams were able to sign D-Leaguers to ten-day ‘call up’ contracts. This is the shot that many (if not all) D-leaguers are hoping to get a shot with the Association. So the question is who will get their first taste of NBA action (which you may or may not know, is FANtastic). Continue Reading
I’ll get into this in better detail below, but one of the big games this week features Antoine Walker’s return to the East Coast as the Idaho Stampede play the Maine Red Claws. The Red Claws are affiliated by the Boston Celtics, which will give Walker his best opportunity so far to impress. Unfortunately, Walker has had to rattle of some game rust so far in his comeback effort. Continue Reading
Once a week, we’ll take a look at the news and notes from the NBA D-League and keep you up to speed with the relevant story lines. One cool thing about the D-League is that every game is available in streaming format through NBA.com/dleague. We’ll also point to 2-3 games a week that we think you’ll enjoy. Continue Reading