NBA D-League Call-Up News
Tyler's New Deal Not Common Among NBADL Players
The new partially guaranteed deal Jeremy Tyler signed with the Knicks has become an increasingly difficult one to find among NBA D-League alumni looking for NBA homes this summer.
Former D-League Coach Larry Lewis Joins LA Lakers
After spending the past two seasons with the Los Angeles D-Fenders, coach Larry Lewis receives a call-up of his own as he joins Mike D'Antoni's staff on the Lakers.
Can The 2013 NBA D-League MVP Save The Lakers?
Current Lakers guard Andrew Goudelock was named the 2013 NBA D-League MVP while L.A.'s backcourt received it's unfortunate injury news. Now, Goudelock will have to put his MVP celebration on hold, and help save the Lakers' season.
#CallWillieUp: Reed Earns Call-Up With Grizzlies
After starting his own call-up hashtag on Twitter, NBADL forward Willie Reed then let his play start to speak for itself. The hard work's paid off, as Reed's earned himself a big league gig with the Memphis Grizzlies.
Goudelock To Sign With Lakers & Fill In For Kobe?
With Kobe Bryant down for the count, the Lakers are reportedly set to sign a familiar face from the NBA D-League. Scoring machine Andrew Goudelock is poised to re-join the team.
Were Other NBA Teams Looking At Machado Before GS?
Scott Machado signed with Warriors, but was subsequently assigned back to their minor league affiliate. Was Golden State feeling pressure from other NBA teams to sign the guard in order to keep him in their organization?
Call-Ups & Strong Performances Highlight Big Week
This past week saw a bevy of top D-League earn themselves NBA call-ups. Those who haven't, however, are continuing to put forth strong performances to earn themselves legitimate consideration as well.
Justin Dentmon Replaces Chris Wright on Mavericks
Chris Wright's time in Dallas may have come to a close, but in taking his place on the roster, Justin Dentmon hopes to remain a member of the Mavericks a bit longer.
Source: Chris Quinn To Sign in NBA With Cavaliers
Opting earlier this year to don a D-League jersey in hopes of embarking on an NBA comeback, Chris Quinn's big break has appeared to have come. Sources tell RidiculousUpside.com the 66ers' guard will sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Chris Wright to Become First NBA Player With MS
Chris Wright has gone from being known as a D-League All-Star and rookie, to now an NBA player with the Mavericks. When he makes his debut, he'll become the first to do so while battling multiple sclerosis.
An Exclusive Interview w/ Warriors Assistant G.M.
Warriors' Assistant G.M. Kirk Lacob is the man with the plan in Santa Cruz. The executive spoke with RU about building a winner and the importance the D-League team has with regard to the franchise's goals in Golden State.
Chris Wright In, Dominique Jones Out For Mavericks
Chris Wright is in, but Dominique Jones is out with the Dallas Mavericks. After Jones refused a D-League assignment, Dallas opted to cut him and are instead set to sign Wright, an NBADL All-Star.
Will Recent Call-Ups Create Voids For NBADL Teams?
A handful of promising NBADL players signed with NBA teams this week after receiving those oh so coveted call-ups. How will their respective absences affect their now former D-League teams?
From Waived To A Warrior, Thomas Back In The NBA
It's around 7500 miles from Tel Aviv, Israel to Oakland, California but that journey probably feels longer for Malcolm Thomas after everything he's experienced. One game in the D-League and a 10-day contract later, Thomas now calls Golden State home.
Are There Risky Moves For NBA D-League Teams?
The NBADL stage is often one for the most promising of players to chance, but what happens when minor league teams take a chance on players who are primed for 10-day contracts in the NBA? They often run the risk of being left with nothing.
Will Shelvin Mack Stick With the Atlanta Hawks?
After emerging as a D-League All-Star, Shelvin Mack now joins his third NBA team of the season. He'll hope to stick around with the Atlanta Hawks for longer than his ten-day contract states.
Looking Back at Henry Sims' Fast Road to the NBA
Former Georgetown big man Henry Sims has played well in the D-League all season long. Emerging as one of the better centers the minor league had to offer, he just parlayed his success into an NBA gig with the Hornets.
Ohlbrecht NBA Call-Up Highlights Busy Day of Moves
With teams in both the NBA and D-League looking ahead towards the postseason, quite a few moves were made Monday as squads in both leagues attempt to fortify their rotations.
Royce White Arrives in RGV For NBA D-League Stint
After months of questions and failed expectations, Royce White has successfully arrived in Rio Grande Valley and will embark on an NBADL stint for the Rockets' affiliate.
Many NBA Hopefuls Present On NBADL's Hottest Team
As the Rio Grande Valley Vipers continue to rise to the top of the NBA D-League, it's easy to see there are plenty of potential NBA call-ups present on the squad.
Former Cuse' Players Tearing It Up In The D-League
Andy Rautins' 27-point effort on 8-11 shooting from beyond the 3-point arc Monday, is just another top performance in the NBA D-League from a former Syracuse player. Former Orange players have seemingly been killing it all season in the NBADL.
Chris Johnson to Stick With Timberwolves For Year?
After spending training camp with the Timberwolves this past fall, former NBADL forward Chris Johnson has rejoined the Timberwolves in wake of a barrage of injuries. With minutes to be had, Johnson is making the most of his chance & may stick around.
Looking At SB Nation's Best NBADL Posts This Week
This past week, there's been a good amount of D-League related content on SB Nation with regard to call-ups, assignments, game recaps, and more. Take a look below at some of the better posts from around the network over the past few days.
JaJuan Johnson A Strong NBADL Call-Up Possibility?
With Jon Leuer recalled by the Cavaliers earlier this week, former NBA first round selection JaJuan Johnson has an opportunity to shine for the Canton Charge and potentially earn himself a call-up of his own.
Mad Ants' Ron Howard Left Off NBADL Prospect List
Ron Howard is performing as well as any prospect in the league. Yet when the latest Top 30 Prospect List was released by the D-League, his name was no where to be found. Read on to find out why deserves a spot among the best of the D-League.
2013 NBA D-League Showcase: Day Two Preview
The excitement will continue in to day two of the NBADL Showcase. Travis Leslie and Arinze Onuaku headline the prospects on display in Reno on Tuesday, January 8, 2013.
Prior 10-Day Contract Recipients Lurking In NBADL
As the 10-day contract period begins Monday, some notable recipients from last season are lurking in the NBA Development League. Will they be able to cash in and receive a shot in the Association once again?
5 NBADL Athletes Deserving Of More Playing Time
A number of minor league prospects have gotten called up to the NBA this season after receiving a chance to strut their stuff in the D-League. Here are five talented players who are deserving of more minutes as they look to prove their worth too.
James Anderson To Sign With Rockets From NBADL
Having used the D-League to strut his stuff for multiple seasons now, James Anderson has reaped the benefits such a stage can grant him once again. After watching him closely with affiliate RGV Vipers, the Rockets have decided he's worth a shot.
Royce White Issues Statement; Refuses NBA D-League
Though he's been working out at the Rockets' training facility over the last week, rookie Royce White has declined to accept the team's latest NBADL assignment. His statement, explaining his refusal, can be found below.
Royce White's Rookie Campaign to Begin in D-League
Though his rookie campaign has already been one filled with turbulent twists and turns, the Rockets' Royce White is finally ready to hit the hardwood. His road back will reportedly begin with a stint in the D-League as member of the NBADL Vipers.
NBA Pacers' Orlando Johnson Energizes The Mad Ants
Orlando Johnson brought explosive offense and athletic play to Fort Wayne and led the Mad Ants to their fourth win of the season against the Texas Legends on Friday night.