After missing all of the 2013 -14NBA season, Nerlens Noel returned to the court this month to play in the NBA Summer League. After tearing his ACL in his lone season with the Kentucky Wildcats, Noel went from being the likely No. 1 pick to being drafted 6th-overall by the Philadelphia 76ers. When speaking about […]
Nerlens Noel is having a great NBA debut in the Orlando Summer League. Here’s his first NBA bucket, followed by a highlight-reel and-1.
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It’s been more than a year since Nerlens Noel departed from Kentucky for the NBA, but the former Wildcats’ big man did not play in a game as a professional basketball player until today.
Noel, who sat out the entire 2013-14 NBA season recovering from knee surgery, is making his first appearance with the Philadelphia 76ers’ summer league team today.
Here’s video of his...
With a roster that includes Victor Oladipo and all three of their draft picks from a week ago, the Orlando Magic shouldn't lack for visibility when their week-long summer league begins Saturday at the team's Amway Center practice court.
But their first game could attract widespread curiosity because of who is expected to play for the Philadelphia 76ers.
Nerlens Noel, who has not...
Former Kentucky Wildcats center Nerlens Noel is in a bit of a legal quandary involving paying child support for a child that may or may not be his. According to a TMZ report, Noel was apparently paying child support to a woman who said she had Noel’s child, but it may have actually not been his.
Here’s the report from TMZ:
It’s a nasty fight between Nerlens and a woman named...
When you first see Nerlens Noel in person, you can’t help but marvel at the man’s stature. At 6-foot-11, 228 pounds and a 7-foot-4 inch wingspan, he’s one of the tallest and longest players in the NBA.
I’ve had the chance to stand side-by-side with him on several occasions now and I’ve been thoroughly impressed by his measurements and what he can potentially bring to the...
Philadelphia Sixers center Nerlens Noel missed the 2013-14 season due to a torn ACL. He spent the entire season in rehab, and feels better than ever.Image by Ryan Horowitz, via Wikimedia CommonsIn an interview with 97.3 ESPN-FM on Saturday, the rookie commented on his health:"It's been at 100 percent for a while. I'm feeling great. I've gotten my leg a lot stronger. I'm just really...
Coming off an ACL tear in 2013, Philadelphia 76er Nerlens Noel visits his hometown of Everett, MA with CoachUp to reflect on his early years growing up and playing basketball. Nerlens gives a behind the scenes look at the training and hard work he has put forth thus far in his career, including his return to form for the 2014 season.
The former Kentucky Wildcats center will be playing...