Isaiah Canaan is ready for his closeup with the Houston Rockets — and he credits the D-League’s Rio Grande Valley Vipers for helping him get to this point. Continue Reading
Since the D-League’s inception in 2001, it has been picked on, ridiculed, looked down on and tossed aside like old news. Only eight teams existed back; a sure fire difference from the 17 we see now. Players who competed night in, night out in the National Basketball Association’s minor league weren’t treated with respect; rather, the general consensus was that if you were in the D-League, you’re holding onto a childhood dream. Continue Reading
Even at the Developmental League level, the Rio Grande Valley Vipers have evolved into must-see TV. The D-League affiliate of the Houston Rockets has emerged as the league’s most lethal offense, scoring 131.8 points while shooting 48 three-pointers per… Continue Reading
The Bakersfield Jam (D-League affiliate of the Atlanta Hawks, Los Angeles Clippers, Phoenix Suns and Utah Jazz) look to secure their first victory of the season as they host the Rio Grande Valley Vipers (affiliate of the Houston Rockets) on… Continue Reading
Another week of heavy activity for the D-League this week as teams try to grab the assets they need to fill holes due to injury, or attempt to shake things up for the stretch. Here are some highlights. 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