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James Ennis, Myck Kabongo the Heat's focus in summer play

MIAMI They call him Da Truth. Actually, he calls himself that. James Ennis Twitter handle is @JamesDa_Truth. When asked Saturday about it, Ennis fessed up. Thats my own nickname," said Ennis, a swingman who was taken with the No. 50 pick in the second round of the June 27 draft by Atlanta and then traded to Miami. I just thought of it just to make a Twitter. I didnt have...
Via Fox Sports Florida
July 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Hawks select swingman Ennis at No. 50 in NBA draft

he Hawks have selected Long Beach State swingman James Ennis with the 50th overall pick in the NBA draft. Atlanta was waiting for NBA approval of a trade that would send Ennis to the Miami Heat. Ennis, last season's Big West Conference player of the year, averaged 16.5 points and 6.7 rebounds in his senior season at Long Beach State. If Ennis is dealt, the Hawks will have...
Via AP on Fox
June 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Heat reportedly get James Ennis for future 2nd rounder

MIAMI (AP) -- A person familiar with the situation says the Miami Heat acquired rights to James Ennis in a trade Thursday night with the Atlanta Hawks. The person says the Heat gave up a future second-round pick in the deal. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the league had not signed off on the trade. Ennis was the No. 50 selection. Miami...
Via Fox Sports Florida
June 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Clippers work out four prior to NBA Draft

Eight days before the NBA draft, the Clippers pre-draft workouts continue. On Wednesday, they brought in four players: Lorenzo Brown (point guard, North Carolina State), James Ennis (small forward, Long Beach State), Brandon Triche (guard, Syracuse) and Kwame Alexander (forward, Cal State San Bernardino). The Clippers hold the 25th pick in the June 27 draft, and theyre potentially...
Via Fox Sports West
June 19, 2013  |  Discuss

LBSU's Ennis laying foundation for NBA career

At the conclusion of Long Beach States Big West championship tournament run, James Ennis dejectedly told the media that he felt that he let his team down. His coach, Dan Monson, defended his star forward, saying that if Ennis is guilty of caring too much, Monsons proud of that. Ennis and Monson gathered their things and left the Honda Center. But there was still one question...
Via Fox Sports West
April 01, 2013  |  Discuss

James Ennis Wins Top Big West Award

Long Beach State's James Ennis has been named the 2013 Big West Player of the Year.
Via RealGM
March 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Long Beach St. 77, UC Davis 76

James Ennis had 24 points and 13 rebounds as Long Beach State clinched the Big West Conference regular-season championship with a 77-76 victory over UC Davis on Thursday night. The 49ers (18-11, 14-3) are the first school to win three straight outright Big West regular-season titles since UNLV reeled off seven straight from 1982-89. Tony Freeland added 21 points and Mike Caffey...
Via AP on Fox
March 08, 2013  |  Discuss

LBSU primed to play bracketbuster in March

LONG BEACH Upon being honored in his last game at the Walter Pyramid, Long Beach State senior forward James Ennis announced to the crowd that The Beach is going to make a run through the NCAA Tournament. Long Beach State got its first taste of what the competition in the Big Dance might be like, Friday night. And despite Ennis' confidence, a 68-60 loss to visiting Stephen F...
Via Fox Sports West
February 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Long Beach St. 83, CS Northridge 80

James Ennis scored 21 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and Long Beach State rebounded from an 11-point halftime deficit to defeat Cal State Northridge 83-80 on Saturday night. Ennis made a pair of free throws to put Long Beach State (13-9, 9-2 Big West) up 82-77 with 18 seconds to go but Josh Greene answered for the Matadors, hitting a big 3-pointer with 14 seconds left to cut the 49ers...
Via AP on Fox
February 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Hot-shooting Long Beach routs UC Irvine

LONG BEACH Three-point shooting has not been Long Beach States strength this season, as is evidenced by The Beachs .329 mark, the second-worst in the Big West Conference. The 49ers suddenly found their touch Saturday afternoon against UC Irvine, lighting it up from behind the arc with 11 threes in an 81-59 Black and Blue Rivalry win at the Walter Pyramid. But head coach Dan Monson...
Via Fox Sports West
January 26, 2013  |  Discuss
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