NBA D-League Daily Developments
December 31, 2008 - NBA G League (G League) News Release
TUESDAY NIGHT HIGHLIGHTS...top performers from Tuesday's games
Fort Wayne was led by Dewitt Scott's 30 point effort, as he knocked down six 3-pointers on the night. Walker Russell Jr. added 20 points and 14 assists.
Denver Nuggets assigned player Sonny Weems finished with a team high 24 points and 10 rebounds, while Eddie Gill added 23 and 12 assists in the win. Cheikh Samb, also on assignment from the Nuggets, finished one assist shy of a double-double with 19 points and nine assists New Jersey Nets assignee Sean Williams also made his 14ers debut with six points, four rebounds, and four blocks in 17 minutes.
Boston Celtics assignee Bill Walker scored 27 points for the Flash, and Fellow Celtics assignee J.R. Giddens scored 14 points.
Ryan Humphrey scored 18 points and grabbed eight rebounds. Keith Clark added 14 and Moses Ehambre 12 for the 66ers.
ALUMNI ACHIEVEMENTS...a look at D-League Alumni in last night's NBA games
13 players with D-League experience competed in seven NBA games last night, four as starters.
Miami's Daequan Cook scored 17 points in 26 minutes of play for the Heat.
Washington's Andray Blatche tallied 11 points in 24 minutes of play for the Wizards.
Louis Amundson finished with 10 points and eight rebounds as the Suns defeated the Grizzlies 101-89.
Mikki Moore notched seven points and grabbed nine rebounds as the Kings defeated the Clippers 92-90.
GATORADE CALL-UP BOARD:
Player NBA Team D-League Team Call-Up Dates
Blake Ahearn San Antonio Dakota 11/16/08
Malik Hairston San Antonio Austin 12/22/08
Player NBA Team D-League Team Assignment Date Recall Date
Ian Mahinmi San Antonio Austin 11/14/08 12/02/08
Richard Hendrix Golden State Bakersfield 11/14/08 12/18/08
DeMarcus Nelson Golden State Bakersfield 11/14/08 12/16/08
J.R. Giddens Boston Utah 11/15/08
Steven Hill Oklahoma City Tulsa 11/20/08 12/11/08
Bill Walker Boston Utah 11/20/08
Hamed Haddadi Memphis Dakota 11/25/08 12/24/08
Blake Ahearn San Antonio Austin 11/30/08 12/15/08
Anthony Tolliver San Antonio Austin 12/02/08 12/19/08
Cheikh Samb Denver Nuggets Colorado 12/10/08
Sonny Weems Denver Nuggets Colorado 12/10/08
Alando Tucker Phoenix Suns Iowa 12/26/08
Malik Hairston San Antonio Austin 12/26/08
Joey Dorsey Houston Rio Grande Valley 12/26/08
Sean Williams New Jersey Colorado 12/29/08
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