Meet the newest member of the Cleveland Cavaliers, center Dwight Powell. The 6-11 former Stanford center was selected by Charlotte at 45th overall in the second-round of the 2014 NBA Draft and then traded to Cleveland. The athletic center will be competing for a spot on the roster in October. We’ll include a film cut of some footage from his pre-draft workouts.
The Charlotte Hornets have traded the draft rights to Dwight Powell and Brendan Haywood to the Cleveland Cavaliers.
The move saves the Hornets $2.2 million.
Powell played collegiately at Stanford.
On the last scheduled day of pre-draft workouts at the Air Canada Centre, Toronto’s own Stanford Senior Dwight Powell arrived for a dream come true workout with the Raptors.
“This is definitely a dream come true for me,” Powell said. “For a long time to workout for the Raptors and be in this gym in a playing capacity has been a dream of mine for a long time and it is...
ST. LOUIS -- Dwight Powell had 15 points and seven rebounds and No. 10 seed Stanford wrapped up its second straight upset at the free throw line, knocking off No. 2 Kansas 60-57 in the South Regional on Sunday.
Chasson Randle added 13 points, six steals and four assists for the Cardinal (23-12), who advanced to the round of 16 for the first time since 2008 -- also their last NCAA...
LAS VEGAS -- Norman Powell scored 22 points, Travis Wear added 16 and UCLA started its rout of Stanford early, rolling over the Cardinal 84-59 in the Pac-12 semifinals on Friday night.
Coming off a rout in the quarterfinals, UCLA (25-8) started another one by building a 12-point lead in the opening four minutes. The Bruins kept making shots and kept building the lead, racing off...
Every time I watch this play I can't help but think about Sidney Dean in White Men Can't Jump making a sweet shot and saying, "It's pretty. It's so pretty." Why? Because this three person alley-oop dunk (Chasson Randle to Anthony Brown to Dwight Powell) that Stanford pulled off against UCLA was--well, quite pretty.Stanford fans probably enjoyed it, but they...
Stanford played great at home on Saturday against #23 UCLA, beating Steve Alford’s squad 83-74. The highlight of the game and probably of the weekend was Dwight Powell’s double alley-oop slam, which came off of tip passes from Chasson Randle and Anthony Brown. Not sure we’ll see another skilled dunk like this all season. The post Stanford runs incredible double alley-oop play...
Dwight Powell smiled when reflecting on his seventh double-double of the season. Stanford's second-leading scorer was even more proud of the zero he put up under the fouls column.
Both were critical milestones in helping the Cardinal get back in the thick of things in the Pac-12.
Powell had 22 points, 11 rebounds and six assists and Anthony Brown scored 11 points over the final...
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February 06, 2014
Dwight Powell matched his season high with 28 points, helping Stanford beat Arizona State 76-70 on Saturday.
Chasson Randle scored 15 of his 21 points in the second half for the Cardinal (14-7, 5-4 Pac-12), who were coming off a 60-57 loss to top-ranked Arizona on Wednesday.
Jahii Carson scored 24 points to lead the Sun Devils (16-6, 5-4), who had their three-game winning streak...
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February 01, 2014
Stefan Nastic scored 20 points and Dwight Powell added 15 more as Stanford muscled its way to a 79-62 win over visiting Cal Poly on Saturday night.
Powell and Nastic gave Stanford (9-3) a big size advantage down low, as the two members of the Cardinal frontcourt paced the team in the first half before a barrage of 3-pointers put the game out of reach. Stanford held a 33-20 lead...
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December 29, 2013