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D-League Draft and Training Camp Rosters Complete

November 1, 2007 - NBA Development League (D-League)

NEW YORK, NOV. 1, 2007 - The Colorado 14ers used the first overall selection in the 2007 D-League draft to choose five-year NBA veteran Eddie Gill who's played with New Jersey, Memphis, Portland and Indiana. "It's an absolute honor to be the first overall selection in the draft," said Gill. "I think it's going to be a great opportunity and a great fit for me as well as the Colorado 14ers."

Carlos Powell who played with Golden State's summer League squad and was cut by the Warriors during the preseason was the second pick in the draft, taken by the Dakota Wizards.

The Albuquerque Thunderbirds then selected 34 year-old Darvin Ham, a veteran of eight NBA seasons and a member of the 2004 championship winning Detroit Pistons. Jelani McCoy who played for the Los Angeles Lakers during the 2001-02 season returns to L.A. as the D-Fenders selected the seven year NBA veteran with the eighth overall pick.

Former NBA players Jamison Brewer, Adam Harrington and Robert Whaley all were tabbed in the second round.

The ten players selected by each team in the draft will combine with the six to seven players already assigned via allocation, local tryouts or players returning from the previous season. The rosters for each of the 14 teams will be cut to 12 players on Nov. 14. Final 10-man rosters must be set by Nov. 21.

Each team will play one preseason game between Nov. 15 and 20 before the D-League regular season tips off on Nov. 23.

The first round selections were:
1) Colorado 14ers - Eddie Gill
2) Dakota Wizards - Carlos Powell
3) Albuquerque Thunderbirds - Darvin Ham
4) Idaho Stampede - Jamaal Tatum
5) Rio Grande Valley Vipers - C.J. Watson
6) Sioux Falls Skyforce - Nik Caner-Medley
7) Fort Wayne Mad Ants - Larry Turner
8) Los Angeles D-Fenders - Jelani McCoy
9) Anaheim Arsenal - Kedrick Brown
10) Utah Flash - Kevin Kruger
11) Tulsa 66ers - Glen McGowan
12) Austin Toros - Kevin Pittsnogle
13) Bakersfield Jam - forfeited
14) Iowa Energy - Dwayne Mitchell

With the completion of the draft, each teams training camp roster is set. The rosters are:

Albuquerque Thunderbirds:
Darvin Ham
Daniel Horton
James Smith
Tiras Wade
Ejike Ugboaja
Ali Berdiel
Josh Gross
Michael Adams
Ramon Dyer
Tim Smith
Serge Angounou
Steven Barber
Kristopher Collins
Harry Good
Elijah Ingram
Jackson Marlow
Abdul Mills

Anaheim Arsenal:
Kedrick Brown
Ivan Johnson
Anthony Harris
Derrick Franklin
Tyrone Anderson
B.J. Walker
Clarence Sanders
Marquis Webb
Lorenzo Williams
Bruce Brown
Guillermo Diaz
Noel Felix
Bryson McKenzie
Steven Smith
Lodrick Stewart
Jamaal Thomas
Davin White

Austin Toros:
Kevin Pittsnogle
Caldwell Johnson
Melvin Council
Levi Stukes
Ashanti Cook
Brad Stricker
Daryl Dorsey
Joseph Works
Timothy Bush
Ronald Blackshear
Justin Bowen
Eric Dawson
Patrick Fields
Anthony Fuqua
Keith Langford
Kenton Paulino
Marcus Williams

Bakersfield Jam:
Jamison Brewer
James Peters
Brian Wethers
Donell Williams
Jason Harris
O'Neal Mims
Richard Andrews
Lemar Gayle
George Williams
Anthony Wilkins
Brandon Bowman
Lorenzo Davis
Jovan Harris
Wayne Oliver
Roderick Riley
Yuta Tabuse

Colorado 14ers
Eddie Gill
Kelly Whitney
Julian Sensley
Brandon Dean
Damien Lolar
Tyronne Beale
Marcus Saunders
Lou White
Chad Bell
Antonio Griffin
Elton Brown
Mo Charlo
Terrance Crawford
Chuck Davis
Kaniel Dickens
Brian Greene
Eric Osmundson

Dakota Wizards:
Carlos Powell
David Palmer
Kibwe Trim
Blake Ahearn
Aristide Sawadogo
Armein Kirkland
Wil Frisby
Donta Richardson
Perrin Johnson
Tony Gipson
Maurice Baker
David Bell
Rod Benson
Johnathan Burris
Dontell Jefferson
Kevin Lyde

Fort Wayne Mad Ants:
Larry Turner
Lukasz Obrzut
Cory Minnifield
Shagari Alleyne
Julius Ashby
Frank Richards
Ron Howard
Nate Gerwig
Anthony Kyle
Casey Love
Justin Cage
Earl Calloway
Sammy Mejia
Jeremy Richardson
Walker Russell
Eric Smith
Roderick Wilmont

Idaho Stampede
Jamaal Tatum
Brent Petway
Ricky Woods
Marcus Campbell
Martin Samarco
Jason Ellis
Dwuan Rice
Tim Jennings
Marlon London
Derrick Stevens
Lance Allred
Roberto Bergersen
Dalron Johnson
Randy Livingston
Ricky Sanchez
Ernest Scott
Cory Violette

Iowa Energy:
Dwayne Mitchell
Jahsha Bluntt
Nick Lewis
Rob Summers
Alfred Neale
Fabrico Vay
Mike Efevberha
James Beasley
Ian Young
Larry House
Deji Akindele
DeAnthony Bowden
Keith Gayden
Jeff Horner
Doug Thomas
Luke Whitehead
Nedu Onyeuku

Los Angeles D-Fenders:
Jelani McCoy
Robert Whaley
Marcus White
Abdoulaye N'Diaye
Cecil Brown
Darren Cooper
Martane Freeman
Forrest Fisher
Ivan Jenkins
Damond Williams
Sean Banks
Brian Chase
Errick Craven
Devin Green
Brian Morrison
Andre Patterson
Wendell White

Rio Grande Valley Vipers:
C.J. Watson
Quin Humphrey
John Davis
Rob Griffin
Jason Clark
Jesse Smith
Royce Parran
Craig Winder
Derrick Allen
John Bunch
Stanley Asumnu
Kevin Bookout
Jarred Merrill
Gabe Muoneke
Trent Strickland
Kenny Taylor
Quannas White

Sioux Falls Skyforce:
Nik Caner-Medley
Carl Elliot
Jason Klotz
Evan Burns
JC Mathis
Ronald Allen
Milone Clark
Michael Joiner
Sammy Monroe
Fred Robinson
David Bailey
Marcus Bailey
Ben Jacobsen
Elton Nesbitt
Antywane Robinson
Derrick Wimmer

Tulsa 66ers:
Glen McGowan
Adam Harrington
Dwight Brewington
DeAndre Rice
Keith Closs
Michael Peeples
Rashid Byrd
Abe Badmus
Schea Cotton
Dwight Jones
Mustafa Al-Sayyed
Chris Ellis
Jason Fontenet
Mike Hall
Jeremy Kelly
Scott Merritt

Utah Flash:
Kevin Kruger
Michael Cuffee
Aleksandar Ugrinoski
Lamar Rice
Ismail Muhammad
Trayvon Lathan
Andre Ingram
Dwayne Shackleford
Garry Hill-Thomas
Tyree Jones
Steven Barnes
Jeff Hagen
Brian Hamilton
Brian Jackson
Kevin Johnson
James Lang
John Millsap

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