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NBA D-League Awards Will Cummings All-Rookie Team and Second Team Honors

April 29, 2016 - New York - The NBA Development League has announced that the Rio Grande Valley Viper's guard, Will Cummings, has been named to the league's All-Rookie team and to the Second Team. The league's 19 head coaches voted on selecting the teams. Will Cummings started in all 49 games that he appeared on during the 2015-2016 season. In those 49 games, Cummings averaged 30.5 minutes, 20.5 points, and 1.9 steals. Will Cummings shot at 47 percent, 38 percent from beyond the arc and 79 percent from the free-throw line. Westchester'... Full Story

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RGV Vipers Win Regular-Season Finale 128-121 over Los Angeles

April 2, 2016 - HIDALGO, Texas - The Rio Grande Valley Vipers (29-21) topped the Los Angeles D-Fenders (27-23) 128-121 tonight at State Farm Arena. The Vipers move on to face the Austin Spurs in the first round of the NBA Development League Playoffs next week. Jarvis Threatt led the Vipers with a career-high 33 points. Will Cummings added 26 points, followed by Jaron Johnson with 19 points. Darius Morris contributed 16 points and Joshua Smith recorded 10 points. The Vipers shot 50.6 percent from the field to finish the regul... Full Story

Vipers' Harrell and Jam's Cooke Jr. Suspended

March 29, 2016 - NEW YORK - The NBA Development League today announced that Montrezl Harrell, a Houston Rockets forward on assignment with the Rio Grande Valley Vipers, has been suspended five games without pay for pushing a game official to the floor during an altercation with Bakersfield Jam forward Derek Cooke Jr.  Cooke Jr. has been suspended one game without pay for pushing Harrell during the incident. The incidents occurred immediately following the final play of the Jam's 119-115 victory at State Farm Arena in Hidalgo, Texas on Sa... Full Story

Vipers Split Series with Bakersfield Jam

March 26, 2016 - The Rio Grande Valley Vipers (26-21) fell 119-115 to the Bakersfield Jam (22-25) tonight at State Farm Arena. The Vipers split the weekend series with the Jam after winning Friday night's contest 139-125. Jarvis Threatt led the Vipers with 27 points off the bench. Houston Rockets assignee Montrezl Harrell added 26 points and 13 rebounds. Jaron Johnson scored 21 points, followed by Will Cummings with 15 points. Raphiael Putney tallied a double-double with 13 points and 11 rebounds. Terrico White and Askia Booker each sc... Full Story


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Rio Grande Valley Vipers Minor League Basketball


League: NBA Development League
Home: Hidalgo, Texas
Class: Men's
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