2011 D-League Draft News
The 2011 NBA Development League Draft will take place via conference call on Thursday, Nov. 3, 2011. The annual D-League Draft is one of three ways, along with being a returning player or attending a local tryout, for potential players to make a team's roster. This year's top prospects include former NBA players Jamaal Tinsley, Jamal Sampson, Alando Tucker, Cedric Bozeman and Chris Taft as top veteran prospects. Some of the top rookies in this year's class include Michigan State's Durrell Summers, Dayton's Chris Wright and Jake Kelly, a guard who finished his career at Indiana State after playing in the Big Ten at Iowa.
The 2011 NBA Development League Draft took place last Thursday night and, after a weekend that was almost as much of a whirlwind as a draft, Ridiculous Upside has decided it is ready to discuss the draft. Those that were given the good grades got my thoughts on Monday morning, in case anyone missed it, while the rest of the teams are included in this post.
The 2011 NBA Development League draft was held last Thursday. Ridiculous Upside's draft grades are not timely, but excellent Monday morning reading regardless.
The 2011 NBA Development League Draft took place on Thursday night. The Bakersfield Jam might have found the steal of the draft with Mac Koshwal, a big man from DePaul.
The 2011 NBA Development League draft was held Wednesday. Former NBA players Jamaal Tinsley and Alando Tucker were the top two picks in the D-League Draft.
The 2011 NBA Development League draft will take place via conference call in just a couple of hours (6 p.m. Central Time with audio and everything else available to follow the happenings over at D-League.com).
Alando Tucker is expected to be a top selection in the 2011 NBA Development League Draft.
The Tristan Thompson in the NBA Development League Draft is not the Tristan Thompson drafted by the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Durrell Summers, Mustapha Farrakhan and Cory Higgins are some of the top rookies available in the 2011 NBA Draft. The draft takes place via conference call on Thursday, Nov. 3.
The 2011 D-League Draft contains a few interesting NBA comeback stories. Among them are former Los Angeles Lakers big man Jamal Sampson, Indiana Pacers point guard Jamaal Tinsley and Chris Taft, a former rotaiton player for the Golden State Warriors.
Top prospects in the 2011 NBA D-League Draft include Jamaal Tinsley, Jamal Sampson, Alando Tucker, Gabe Pruitt and Durrell Summers.
Jamaal Tinsley will play in the D-League this season. Is anyone excited?
The NBA is a pretty elite fraternity because unless you've either been drafted or already have "NBA" listed somewhere on your résumé, there's a pretty good chance that you're not going to be able to go from dominating noonball at the local YMCA straight to a signing a contract to play basketball in the best league in the world.