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Legends Announce 2014-15 Training Camp Roster

November 2, 2014 - NBA G League (G League) - Texas Legends News Release

FRISCO, TX, (Nov. 2, 2014) - The Texas Legends completed a five-team trade after the 2014 NBA Development League Draft that included Delaware, Iowa, Rio Grande Valley and Santa Cruz. The Legends drafted six players prior to the trade and acquired Justin Jackson, Yuki Togashi, Marcus Melvin and Ish Smith.

Five players on the training camp roster also participated in the Dallas Mavericks 2014 training camp. Six players have experience in an NBA regular season game, and two are former first round picks in the NBA Draft.

The Legends complete training camp roster is as follows:

Name Position Height Weight School Status

Jeremy Atkinson F 6-4 210 UNC-Asheville Returning

Renaldo Balkman F 6-8 208 South Carolina Affiliate

CJ Giles C 6-11 240 Oregon State Tryout

Eric Griffin F 6-8 194 Campbell Affiliate

Justin Jackson F 6-8 225 Cincinnati Trade

Luis Jacobo F 6-5 215 IPFW Draft

Bernard James F 6-10 230 Florida State Affiliate

Damion James F 6-7 225 Texas Returning

Mike James PG 6-2 188 Duquesne Returning

Doron Lamb G 6-4 200 Kentucky Affiliate

Deshone McClure G 6-3 175 Central Arkansas Draft

Marcus Melvin F 6-9 242 North Carolina State Trade

Bubu Palo G 6-1 175 Iowa State Tryout

Omar Samhan C 6-11 265 Saint Mary's Tryout

Ish Smith PG 6-0 175  Wake Forest Trade

Yuki Togashi G 5-7 143 Japan Trade

Booker Woodfox G 6-1 185 Creighton Returning

The Legends will play their first game on the road against the Bakersfield Jam on Friday, Nov. 14th. For more information or the full season schedule visit

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