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Armor Win in Home Finale

Behind 19 points and clutch free throw shooting from Larry Anderson, the Springfield Armor won in their final home game of the season. It was also the team's first sell-out crowd in team history.

Kris Joseph & Company Poised for NBA Call-Ups?

Since the trade for Kris Joseph, the Springfield Armor have been on a roll. The Syracuse alum's hot start has been infectious, as a bevy of his teammates have displayed elevated efforts as of late too.

Willie Reed Rises as Likely NBA Call-Up Candidate?

After spending training camp with the Kings, Willie Reed has been playing well in the NBADL all season long. But it's his most recent efforts, leading the Armor to a 4-0 record since the All-Star break, that will help him catch the eye of NBA execs.

High Hopes For Kris Joseph W/ Nets' D-League Team

The Brooklyn Nets' D-League affiliate traded for former Boston Celtics second round draft pick Kris Joseph, and now have high hopes for their second half of the season. Can Joseph showcase his talents while leading the Springfield Armor to more wins?

Shengelia & Taylor Have Explosive D-League Debuts

Tornike Shengalia's triple-double and Tyshawn Taylor's 32-point effort in their first game with the Springfield Armor set the tone for what can be expected in future games.

Armor Tryout Details Released

The Nets have announced details of the open workout for the Springfield Armor on September 22 in New Jersey and on October 21 in Springfield. Interested players should submit completed registration and release forms (available on armorhoops.com) along with a $150 non-refundable participation fee to the Armor office.

TUNE-IN ALERT: D-League All-Star Game

Three Springfield Armor players will be featured in the D-League All-Star Game which begins at 2 p.m. on NBA TV. Guards JamesOn Curry and Jerry Smith, along with center Jeff Foote, will participate. Also on the official roster: Andre Emmett, who just finished up a 10-day contract with the Nets. Foote is seen as the most likely of the three to be called up by the Nets. The 24-year-old seven footer has improved dramatically this season and Armor coach Bob MacKinnon has been lobbying for him.

TUNE-IN ALERT: Armor vs. D-Fenders, 3:45 Monday

The D-League Showcase is underway in Reno and the Springfield Armor will make the first of two appearances Monday on NBA TV at 3:45 p.m. ET vs. the Los Angeles D-Fenders. The D-Fenders feature Gerald Green and two former short-term Nets, Orien Greene, who played under a 10-day contract last season, and Brian Hamilton, who was a training camp invite in both 2008 and 2009. The Armor signed Preston Knowles, formerly of Louisville, Monday.

Speedster Impresses Armor Brass

Marcus Hill could be the shortest player in the D-League this season at 5'6" but he's unlikely to be the least noticed. A high energy player, he's already impressed Coach Bob MacKinnon and GM Milton Lee up in Springfield. "Marcus is a great competitor, a proto-typical point guard,'' Lee said. "He has a presence, and what he lacks in height, he makes up in intangibles."

Bob MacKinnon Hired By New Jersey Nets As Head Coach Of D-League's Springfield Armor

The New Jersey Nets have hired Bob MacKinnon as the head coach of the team's D-League affiliate Springfield Armor.

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