Tag "NBA Summer League"

Summer League Standouts: August 9, 2021

Another busy day in the NBA Summer League took place on Monday, August 9. Eight games were played featuring some of the future stars of basketball.

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Summer League Standouts: August 8, 2021

Seven NBA Summer League games were played on Sunday, August 8th. It was great to have a slate of basketball games and there were some big-time Summer League standouts across the association.

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Why Haven’t the Miami Heat Signed Omer Yurtseven

While the Miami Heat are having a successful free agency so far, they may need to lock in one of their current free agents. Heat summer league standout, Omer Yurtseven has dominated his first two games with the Heat’s summer league squad.

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Dwyane Wade on Tyler Herro: “He looks like he wants it”

Dwyane Wade may be retired, but that hasn’t stop him from following the Miami Heat. So far, the three-time NBA champion has been impressed by what he has seen from Heat rookie Tyler Herro.

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Tyler Herro: From Draft Question to Fan Favorite

When the Miami Heat selected Tyler Herro 13th overall in the 2019 NBA Draft, most Heat fans seemed either disappointed or confused with the pick. If you scrolled through Twitter shortly after the selection was made, you would see the disappointment in some fans. Most were expecting the Heat to draft either Kevin Porter Jr or Sekou Doumboya.

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NBA All-Summer League Team Announced

The Memphis Grizzlies won the Summer League Championship last night over the Minnesota Timberwolves. Grizzlies rookie Brandon Clarke took home the 2019 Summer League MVP award. Also, the All Summer League First Team was announced. Nickeil Alexander-Walker, New Orleans Pelicans

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Celtics Eliminated From Summer League Tournament

After a promising 4-0 start to the 2019 NBA Las Vegas Summer League, the eighth-seeded Memphis Grizzlies 94-88 eliminated the No. 1 seed Boston Celtics. Carsen Edwards, who had been leading the team in scoring at over 18 points per

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It’s Michael Porter Jr. Time in Denver

It has been 11 months since Michael Porter Jr heard his name called with the 14th pick by the Denver Nuggets in the 2018 NBA Draft. After redshirting his rookie year as he recovers from a pretty severe back injury, Porter spoke to the media during his exit interviews. He had good news for all Nuggets fans answering if he had been fully cleared by his doctors to play in Summer League by saying, “yeah, I’m expected to play in Summer League, and I can’t wait for that.”

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The Impossibly Awful Start to Robert Williams’ Career

June 21, 2018. That was the day the Boston Celtics selected Center Robert Williams out of Texas A&M with their 27th pick in the draft. Whether the pick winds up living in infamy or becoming the steal of the draft

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Watch: Jaylen Brown With a Ridiculous Throw Down in Summer League Action

Jaylen Brown is one crazy athlete. The Boston Celtics second-year forward and former third overall pick in the 2016 NBA Draft has been flashing streaks of absolute dominance so far in Summer League basketball. That’s a great sign for Boston,

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