Mullens, Shakur and Weaver Recalled from 66ers
TULSA, Okla. - Oklahoma City Thunder Executive Vice President and General Manager Sam Presti announced today that the team has recalled forward Byron Mullens, guard Mustafa Shakur and guard Kyle Weaver from the Tulsa 66ers of the NBA Development League.
Mullens, who was a 2009-10 All NBA D-League Honorable Mention, appeared in four postseason contests (all starts) with the 66ers, averaging 13.3 points, 9.3 rebounds, 1.25 blocks and 26.3 minutes.
Shakur, who was named to the 2009-10 All NBA D-League Second Team, has averaged 16.0 points on 51.0% shooting from the field, 4.5 rebounds, 3.8 assists and 2.0 steals, 1.0 block and 32.8 minutes in four postseason contests (all starts).
Weaver, has seen action in four games (all starts) in the playoffs, averaging 24.0 points on 51.7% shooting from the field and 57.1% from three-point range, 6.0 rebounds, 5.8 assists, 2.0 steals and 1.50 blocks in 40.5 minutes per game.
The 66ers currently trail the Iowa Energy 0-1 in the best-of-three series in the semifinals of the 2010 D-League Playoffs. The two teams square-off Sunday, April 18 in Iowa at 4:00 PM. Should it be necessary, the teams will play in a deciding game Tuesday, April 20 at 7:00 in Iowa.
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