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  1. Adonis Thomas hopes to slog through contract jam for open-to-change PistonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 |

    Adonis Thomas awaited a call that never came last season from the Detroit Pistons, and even when he signed a partially guaranteed two-year contract last month, he walked into a logjam on the wings. Thomas gave the Pistons 18 roster players, three more than maximum, in what seems to reduce to a four-man competition for one spot.


  2. Nuggets re-sign Darrell Arthur, Will Barton and Jameer NelsonRead the original story

    Monday Aug 10 | InsideHoops

    The Denver Nuggets have re-signed Darrell Arthur, Will Barton and Jameer Nelson to multi-year contracts, General Manager and Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations Tim Connelly announced today. Arthur, 6-9, 225, appeared in 58 games for Denver in 2014-15, averaging 6.6 points, 2.9 rebounds and 1.0 assists in 17.0 minutes per game.


  3. Tarik Black of the Lakers Appears to Be ShrinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Big Lead

    This happened MT @EricPincus Sources say Tarik Black about to lose a couple from 6'11" to a more-accurate 6'9" Tarik Black, the Los Angeles Lakers' "big man," is shrinking. After averaging 6 points, 5.8 rebounds and 0.4 blocks as an undrafted rookie with the Lakers and Rockets, Black has been demoted to a lesser height.


  4. Pistons sign Adonis ThomasRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2015 | InsideHoops

    According to the Memphis Commercial Appeal, "Thomas, a D-League All-Star for the Detroit Pistons-affiliated Grand Rapids Drive last season, will sign a two-year partially guaranteed deal with the Pistons today, his agent, Travis King, told the Commercial Appeal. Thomas, who averaged 8.6 points and 4 rebounds for the Pistons' summer league team this month in Orlando, is one of five players who will be vying for two spots on the Pistons' opening-day roster."


  5. Detroit Pistons sign Adonis Thomas to partially guaranteed contractRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2015 | Detroit Bad Boys

    Thomas was expected to be a competitor for a final roster spot, but it looks like he may be a front runner. The Detroit Pistons signed Adonis Thomas , who played last season for the team's D-League affiliate the Grand Rapids Drive, to a two-year partially guaranteed contract.


  6. Detroit Pistons sign swingman Adonis Thomas, who played for Grand Rapids Drive last seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 |

    The 6-foot-7, 240-pound Thomas spent last season the Grand Rapids Drive, Detroit's NBA Development League affiliate. In 51 games, he led the team in scoring at 18.9 points per game while also averaging 4.9 rebounds and 1.6 assists in 36 minutes.


  7. Nichols' Exit a Sign of Where Tigers Basketball is NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | The Daily News

    We saw evidence last month when a couple of former players hastily threw together an alumni game and it sold out, Elma Roane Fieldhouse packed for a no-count exhibition as Penny Hardaway turned back the clock and Chris Crawford rained 3-pointers. Unfortunately, Memphis Basketball Present is a colossal mess.


  8. Gold mines, landmines and the delicate balance of coaching in MemphisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | Sporting News

    If the introduction of the NBA's "one-and-done" rule served as the seminal moment in Memphis' run to the 2008 NCAA championship game, the defining moment for all of John Calipari's tenure as Tigers coach was far less obvious. It came in the year 2000, when he had been on the job only a few months.


  9. Is Memphis' Josh Pastner on Hot Seat After Losing Another Player to Transfer?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | BleacherReport

    For the umpteenth time in the past several years, a Memphis player has decided that sitting out an entire season is better than playing another game for Josh Gary Parrish of CBS Sports broke the news on Tuesday night that 2014 American Athletic Conference Rookie of the Year and 2015 All-AAC first-teamer Austin Nichols has requested a release to speak with other schools. Memphis initially denied the request, which was a hairy situation in and of itself, but ESPN's Jeff Goodman reported on Thursday morning that did he decide to transfer? Why did he wait until now to do so? Where will he ultimately land? Let's take a look at what has become a disturbing trend for has signed 17 scholarship freshmen .


  10. Jusuf Nurkic not putting timetable on his return to NuggetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | Denver Post

    Jusuf Nurkic never strays too far from the court. The second-year Nuggets center is drawn to whatever action is happening on the team's Pepsi Center practice court.


  11. Julian Washburn, John Bohannon set to face off in NBA Summer League OpenerRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2015 | Miner Rush

    Former UTEP teammates John Bohannon and Julian Washburn will battle for NBA roster spots against each other tomorrow morning in Orlando. Washburn who is listed on the Detroit Pistons Summer League roster will open his NBA Orlando Pro Summer League session against the Orlando Magic's white team which features fellow UTEP alum John Bohannon.


  12. Tigers Alumni Game a Chance for Fans to Relive Fond MemoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | The Daily News

    It's not the Final Four. In fact, it's not even a November nonconference game against some directional school.


  13. Former Memphis Tigers Plan Alumni Basketball GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | The Daily News

    Look back to look ahead. That's what former University of Memphis basketball players Jeremy Hunt and Willie Kemp are trying to do with the first alumni game, scheduled for Saturday, June 27, at 6 p.m. at the Elma Roane Fieldhouse, 495 Zach Curlin St .


  14. Pinoy star may get second chance after injury ends workoutRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2015 | Nets Daily

    If schedules permit, the Nets may bring bring Filipino college star Bobby Ray Parks Jr. for another workout. His first one ended abruptly Wednesday when an errant elbow resulted in seven stitches to his face.


  15. Pinoy Hope - Bobby Ray Parks Jr.Read the original story

    Jun 13, 2015 | Nets Daily

    The reality is that Bobby Ray Parks Jr. is unlikely to be drafted. The 6'4" lefty shooting guard from Memphis and Manila hasn't played anywhere outside the Philippines since high school and although he dominated the college basketball association there the last four years, it's a long leap from the But the Nets decision to workout Parks next Wednesday is big news in the country of 100 million across the Pacific.


  16. Joe Jackson: The Journey Of a D-LeaguerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2015 | Valley of the Suns

    Jan 16, 2014; Memphis, TN, USA; Memphis Tigers guard Joe Jackson drives against Connecticut Huskies guard Shabazz Napier at FedEx Forum. Connecticut defeated Memphis 83-73.


  17. Three players on Grand Rapids Drive selected for Elite Mini-CampRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 |

    Three members of the Grand Rapids Drive are expected to be part of the sixth annual NBA Development League's Elite Mini-Camp beginning today in Chicago. Manny Atkins, Hasheem Thabeet and Adonis Thomas will represent the Drive as part of the 40-player camp for D-League standouts.


  18. Tarik Black's year at KU helped him grow into NBA rookieRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2015 |

    Sitting inside a high school gymnasium in De Soto, Tarik Black leaned forward in a folding chair and shrugged his shoulders at the implausibility of his story. For one, he does not see his story in the lens that you may see it - as amazing or unbelievable or any other hyperbolic adjective.


  19. Tarik Black tackling new challenges in NBA offseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | The Capital-Journal

    There will be time to think about his future, about multiyear contracts and finding a way to stick in the NBA. "Now that I'm a little more settled, a little more mature, I need a getaway from basketball, something that when I'm not playing that I really love to do," Black said.


  20. Nuggets guard Will Barton invites community members for conversation, free food in BaltimoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | USA Today

    Before he went to Memphis and then the NBA, Will Barton was a star player for the then top-ranked Lake Clifton High School basketball team, which he led to a state title in 2009. On Tuesday, in the aftermath of the riots in Baltimore, he invited the community out for a "for conversation and a block party."